endearing because the owner had these dogs at different periods over a 20 year span of time. the composite drawing was made from 4 photos. I used a mix of color pencils and watercolor.
The caterpillar may or not know what he will change into (what do you believe?), but the symbolism is what I’m reaching for here. As an artist I’m aiming to get back on the road my Creator seems to have laid out for me, hence this image. I made it mainly to get a sense of what color pencils will do to evoke the soft texture and subtle shift of colors of the monarch’s wings.