Tag Archives: endangered species

Voices–Students, Poets, and Poets Postcards

Happy Poetry Friday! I have a bevy of poems and postcards to share. I’m starting with my last batch of the New Year postcard swap, that was organized by Jone Rush MacCulloch. Many thanks Jone they’ve been a treasure in so … Continue reading

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Tanka and Happy Valentine’s Day

‘Twas in contrary February you swept away my heart. I swooned for you and you for me, forever we’re true! © 2017 Michelle Kogan

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#haikuforhealing inspired by a New Card

A customer inquired about making an elephant holiday card. I went to my endangered friend the Asian Elephant for inspiration. The card inspired my haiku. http://www.MichelleKoganFineArt.etsy.com thanks for december’s surprise, drawing sensitive elephants for all! © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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‪#‎WorldWatercolorMonth‬

  Gourdian Finch and Gourds, endangered species, watercolor and watercolor pencil, © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Happy Mothers’s Day & Draw a Bird Day– haiku & WIP

coasting in comes a  cortorra volado, springs mother’s day surprise… Happy Mothers Day to all Moms, from my endangered feathered friend Cotorra volando. WIP for mom’s and for the annual Draw a bird day!  Thanks to Laura at www.Createarteveryday for posting about … Continue reading

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Sumatran Tiger, endangered species Holiday card and Haiku

  sumatran tiger… small, superb movement, flourish through many seasons…. © 2015 Michelle Kogan A tribute to the critically endangered Sumatran Tiger. There are only 400- 500 Sumatran Tigers alive in the wild, due to hunting by poachers and habitat loss from deforestation. They live on the … Continue reading

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Tada… 6 Days left for the Sale in my Etsy Shop: Michelle Kogan Fine Art

  Counter clockwise from top: Snowy White Egret, endangered species; Mother Nature and Sandhill Crane,Upland Sandpiper,Rabbits View from Lurie Gardens, all images watercolor and watercolor pencil, © Michelle K0gan.com My Etsy Shop Sale runs through this Saturday 6-20-2015. These are … Continue reading

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A Valentine Haiku for Great Britain’s endangered Ringed Turtle Dove

be mine ringed turtle dove for ever and always you’re in my heart © Michelle Kogan Happy Valentine’s Day!

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A Valentine for that Special Sweetheart

  Here’s a Valentine for your Special Sweetheart. This is a detail from a larger painting of mine called First Meeting of White Rabbit and Turtle Dove, endangered species. I found out this year that the lovely Turtle Dove is … Continue reading

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Wildlife Paintings at the US Botanic Garden, DC & Why I Paint City Creatures Featured Blog

    In Celebration of my two wildlife paintings presently on exhibit at the United States Botanic Garden, DC, I have been featured on the City Creatures Blog. There you will find three of my paintings and writing on Why I Paint … Continue reading

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