I was most captivated by the giraffe. It was so majestic!
These spots reminded me of beautiful fall leaves. Don't you agree?
So tonight I tried my hand at drawing this lovely beast. I gave up. I'll just show you the upper body part of my drawing:
I have a lot of respect for artists who can draw life-like animals. Maybe one day I'll be one of them -- but for now, I find it too frustrating to even try.
Here are some other fun photos from the day, though (the fishy ones were taken by DH):
The rhino was particularly interesting to watch. His upper lip is like a finger that can manipulate his food!
I got a kick out of this sign:
DD13 took this picture:
I don't even know what these guys are, but they sure had funny faces!
Layers of lizards! Good thing the big guy isn't ticklish!
Lizard buddies.I like how it looks like they have their arms around each other :)
And my favourite "artsy" photo of the day:
I'm hoping that one day I'll have the time and patience to devote to some quality drawing. Maybe I'll even take lessons. (Or get back to my Drawing Lab book!)
Is there any artistic endeavour that you've tried and just found to be "too much" for you at a given time? Did you ever go back to it when you were in a different "place" in life? Was anything different?