H is for Hawksbill Turtle

H is for Hawksbill Turtle. Animal Alphabets by Bearman cartoons

H is for Hawksbill Turtle.  This entry into the Animal Alphabets Cartoon series, gets its name from their narrow pointed beak that resembles a hawk.   Native of the tropics, the Hawksbill keeps the coral reef lively by removing and eating the sponges that grow on them.  Their shells are used […]

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G is for Gorilla

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G is for Gorilla.  The highly endangered gorillas of Africa are today’s Animal Alphabet entry.  Gorillas live in groups which are led by an older male Silverback, which gets its name from the gray hair that grows on their back as a male ages.  I too can attest to this […]

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F is for (Island) Fox

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F is for (Island) Fox.  The island fox can be found on the Channel Islands of California.  Isolated on the islands for several thousand years has made the fox more vulnerable to mainland disease that cause no issues with domesticated dogs.  Of the eight species of Island Fox, four have […]

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E is for Echidna

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E is for Echidna.  Continuing to cartoon for the Animal Alphabets.  Several weeks behind.  Echidnas are somewhat of a cross between a hedgehog and an anteater.  Thus the big nose and spikes.  But for me every time I think of the word I get hungry.  Enchiladas anyone?

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D is for Dugong

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D is for Dugong.  Animal Alphabets continues with the Dugong.  Those in the U.S. who are familiar with the manatee will recognize the similarities with the Dugong.  The Dugong is found closer to Australia. Mostly herbivore they tend to seek seagrass and using their flexible upper lip they can dig out […]

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A is for Asiatic Black Bear

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A is for Asiatic Black Bear.  Going to try and force myself to get back into drawing regularly.  Hoping to complete the alphabet of animals offered up by AnimalAlphabets on Twitter.  Here we go with number 1.

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White Rabbit Cartoon (Alice in Wonderland)

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Just a quick drawing of the White Rabbit from Alice in Wonderland.  I found a group of illustrators on twitter that follow the twitter handle @animalalphabets who posts a weekly challenge to draw a different animal character each week.  They start with the letter A and work their way down […]

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