Category Archives: art and birds

Working through “Artist’s Block”… Help me choose the top 4 birds for a limited edition suite of prints while I am waiting for the block to pass.

Quick note:  Thanks to all those who have responded to my post below thus far.  Your feedback has been immensely helpful and interesting, some true surprises!  I will get back to everyone and will continue to collect your choices through … Continue reading

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Uncommon Blue Grackle

Grackles are such elegant creatures.    

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Sketchathon! Hurricane Sandy Fundraiser this Sunday in New York City.

This Sunday December 16th I will be participating in a fundraiser to raise money for the Time Square Art Square and The New York Foundation for the Arts to assist artists affected by Hurricane Sandy. It is a Sketchathon, with 100 artists … Continue reading

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Side By Side As Crows

This is my first new post in some time. It was difficult to get started again. I wanted to take a moment to thank those of you who have sent your supportive comments and great feedback over the past weeks … Continue reading

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Inside Out

Inside Out Dawn Henning, 2012 Watercolor on Arches paper. More work can be seen at http://www.dawnhenning.com

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August Magpie In A Crowded Room

It is good to be back at my drawing table after a wonderful trip to Greece. I saw my first European Magpie under the Olive trees in the gardens of the Greek Agora in Athens.

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Day 290, Rock Dove

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Day 258, Anniversary Birds, For Dan

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Day 212, Hidden Bird

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Day 211 Hooded Crow and Blue Wall

Always drawn to crows ~ they offer endless inspiration.  www.dawnhenning.com

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