Lor and I went to the Roger Williams Zoo today in Providence RI and it was fun! We brought our sketchbooks along and jotted down the animals as we walked through as usual. I was super excited to get to have a reunion with my favorite exhibit, the African Painted Dogs, after they were removed from the Pittsburgh Zoo. But most of the dogs were inside their little hut hiding from the humans so I only got to see one briefly come out and trot around and poop. On the other hand the red river hog garnered quite a bit of my attention because they were so active and had really ridiculous ear tufts.
When I got home I did a few redraws of my favorites, and I plan to come back and do more later this weekend.
I've also decided to start doing a Creature a Day challenge for myself this summer. Just something to keep me motivated of my lesser-creative days. Here is the first one: