My 30 Animal Portraits That I Painted Using Watercolors And Pencils

My name is Ashley McDonald. I am a 19-year-old artist based in New Zealand, and I love to create art using a variety of mediums, including pencils and watercolor paints. Throughout my life I have always been interested in the beauty of nature; especially animals of all shapes and sizes. I am currently in my second year of university, studying towards a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Ecology & Biodiversity and Environmental Science. In my spare time, I love to combine my passion for animals with my passion for creating. #1 I have been creating artwork since the moment I could hold a pencil, but I started taking art seriously around the age of 15 when I received my first …