Honey, I Forgot the Pollinators

I created these illustrations for The Forgotten Pollinators, by Gary Paul Nabhan and Stephen Buchmann using traditional pen and ink on scratchboard.

pen and ink illustration of Mexican Long-nosed bat pollinating a saguaro cactus flower

pen and ink illustration of Datura flower pollinated by Manduca hawk moth
Datura flower pollinated by Manduca hawk mothThe i’iwi bird’s beak is shaped to fit into the Hawaiian Lobelia flower

pen and ink illustration of Honey bee appraoching an alfalpha flower

Honey bee approaching an alfalfa flower

pen and ink illustration of Hawaiian I'iwi birds's and Lobelia flower

The Hawaiian I’iwi birds’s bill perfectly fits into the Lobelia flower

pen and ink illustration of Orchid bees pollinating orchid flowers

Orchid bees pollinating orchid flowers

illustration of Suger glider pollinating a Banksia flower

Suger glider pollinating a Banksia flower

 

1 Comment

  1. Annette Chinuge
    August 4, 2014

    I would love to buy some prints of the pollinators. I think these illustrations are fabulous. Is there any site that sells these prints suitable for framing?
    Thanks

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