I was asked quite often:
«How do you draw all of this? Did you really see all these animals and birds? And were they sitting and waiting until you will finish to draw them?»
Naturally, yes. I saw! Meetings took place, which were imprinted in my memory for entire life.
And certainly not! They did not sit and did not wait.
To draw wild animal in nature is a rare luck! More often anyone can see tracks, sometimes silhouette of the animals who are running away or to hear the sound of wings of the bird who is flying away… Further…