Birds for Brains Blog

  • You are Worthy Virtual Exhibition!

    Here it is! See the whole You are Worthy series in one video. I wanted to film this at my studio, but due to the upsurge in Covid cases here in Sea...
  • Gift of the Muse

    Donum Musa, or Gift of the Muse, is the final piece in the You are Worthy series, and in some ways it’s a self portrait. In the center you see a bu...
  • Eat the Rich!

    Eat the Rich! That’s what I’ve been told Comedite Dives means in English, but it looks like the chipmunk in the central panel is just eating a red ...
  • Kyrie Eleison

    This hamster nun has quite a back story, as told through the stained glass windows on the left side of the border. Kyrie Eleison or Lord Have Mercy...
  • To Victory!

    Ad Victoriam or To Victory features chinchillas jousting and wearing ermine. They meet in the middle over a carnival squash, their dewy eyes not ye...
  • Love Conquers All

    Amor vincit omnia or Love conquers all features Bill and Ted, the guinea pigs I had when I was a kid. They loved each other so much that when Ted ...
  • Fleeing the Famine

    Fugere et illos oppresserat fames or Fleeing the Famine is the third piece in the You are Worthy series. A squirrel family comes face to face with ...
  • She Climbs to Freedom

    Submit your story on this prairie dog illuminated manuscript
  • Victorious Mouse!

    Mus Vicit or Victorious Mouse is the first piece in the You are Worthy series. If you have ever tried to cut an acorn squash you will know the str...
  • You are Worthy!

    For the months of September and October, 2020 I have been working on a new drawing series entitled You are Worthy, which features images of rodent...
  • Bird Art for Brain Cancer Research

    Following the passing of my mother from brain lymphoma, I will be donating ten percent of the proceeds from every bird themed piece of art to the A...