Another day at the National Zoo. This is Kiko, a 23 year old orangutan. The Zoo has a series of 45 foot (~15 m) high ropes so that the orangutans can roam about.
latest updates: water-soluble graphite pencil
A sketch from earlier this spring of a fallen tree along Pohick Stream near my house. My twin boys and I stopped for a snack. I sketched this while they sunk leaves floating down the stream.