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Sharing the journey and stories from the present and the past to educate, inform and entertain you.  With the love of nature, the eye for detail, Tony shares his real life ventures into the outback to seek out those rare and hard to find birds and bring them to life in the form of stunning art work.

Entries for 'cassowary'

Cassowary dreaming in the wilds of north Queensland

We have recently returned from a field trip to Far North Queensland. Although I had glimpsed wild cassowaries once before, they are shy and often hard to see in their dense rainforest home. We were lucky enough to spend time with several birds around Mission Beach, but their long term survival here and in Australia generally is in serious doubt. Dogs, cars and habitat loss coupled with a low birth-rate is pushing this iconic species to the edge.

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On Being a Young Artist

On Being a Young Artist

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Armed and dangerous in Africa

Armed and dangerous in Africa

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Blossomtime

Blossomtime

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Making it in the world of bird art before you die!

Making it in the world of bird art before you die!

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The curse of becoming known

The curse of becoming known

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On becoming a better bird painter

On becoming a better bird painter

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My Painting Techniques 1

My Painting Techniques 1

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When galleries start disappearing

When galleries start disappearing

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