This is a pastel painting of a large bird called an anhinga, surveying the swamp at Homosassa Springs State Wildlife Park, FL.
Size: 19 x 13"
Note: This painting appeared on the catalogue cover of the International Association of Pastel Societies' biennial convention recently held in Albuquerque, NM. It won an Honorable Mention in their cover competition.
Mary Ann Pals' website: www.maryannpals.com