Wood mouse (Apodemus sylvaticus)
I love these guys, but I hate to insert identification tags on them, because as soon as I insert the needle, they stress a little and their eyes look like they are going to fall off. Took me a while to get used to this odd defence mechanism.
“Brandneus konijn” (Russian Rabbit), a centuries old rabbit breed originating in Asia, by A. A. van Voorn (early 1900’s).
Pen and ink with watercolor/gouache
A painting I never finished in high school. I did the head, and was so afraid that the body wouldn’t turn out as good, that I just gave up.
Darwin’s first example of the ‘tree of life’, beautiful.