September Newsletter and Dates for Calendar

  September is here and in the calendar this month is the adorable sleeping koala, Ringo the Ringtail Possum, Kookaburra and Long Necked Turtle.  Adorable or what?!  To see the full calendar please click here. Today I have sent out my September newsletter providing all the latest news from my cute little world of Australian […]

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF HAPPINESS: Cute Laughing Kookaburra Sketch

Cute Laughing Kookaburra Sketch for International Day of Happiness Did you know that today is International Day of Happiness?  And what better Australian animal to mark the occasion is the Laughing Kookaburra.  So I rummaged through my sketchbook and came across this drawing of Chuckle the Laughing Kookaburra saying that you should laugh every day!

World Wildlife Day Illustration (Sleep All Day, Party All Night)

“Sleep All Day, Party All Night” And here is my illustration for this years World Wildlife Day, featuring Ringo the Ringtail Possum, Z the Sleepy Koala and Katy Kookaburra. I have had the idea for a little while now of two panels – one for sleeping all day and the other for partying all night, […]

PREVIEW: World Wildlife Day Illustration (Possum, Koala, Kookaburra)

World Wildlife Day Cartoon Preview Did you know that tomorrow is World Wildlife Day?  And being that I love Australian wildlife I couldn’t miss doing an illustration to celebrate the day.  Here is a brief preview of it featuring Ringo the Ringtail Possum, Z the Sleepy Koala, and Katy Kookaburra. Come back tomorrow to see […]

4 Things I Learnt From the Aussie Backyard Bird Count

4 things I learnt from the Aussie Backyard Bird Count For the Aussie Backyard Bird Count in October I chose to do it in my lunchtimes at Whites Hill Reserve in Brisbane.  I recorded four days and each day I learnt something and here’s what they were: 1. The native minor was more prevalent then […]

Sketch of Laughing Kookaburra laughing at me…

Sketch of Laughing Kookaburra laughing at me… These kookaburras in Whites Hill Reserve really are starting to laugh at me!  Further to yesterdays post, I found this kookaburra sitting on the little wooden bridge where I normally like to stand and sketch. Of course this cute little bird knew that and so they had a […]