Painting an owl to help our animals

I am so happy I was able to donate a painting for Tucson Wildlife Center of their most awesome owl, Bubba! On Saturday Jan 17th the public will be able to bid on it at during their annual fundraiser, “One Wild Night”! Here’s an inside look into my process of painting this great-horned owl. First, […]

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Help Your Kids by Supporting Wildlife Organizations

We are obsessed with viral videos of children and animals on the internet. But did you know that putting them together can really make a difference? Why you should care: Teaching kids to be compassionate about animals helps build their character. According to the National PTA Congress, “Children trained to extend justice, kindness, and mercy […]

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Border to Border Rustad Roadtrip to North Dakota

Took off from Tucson through Santa Fe! Stayed the night in Denver with Jon’s cousins and their sweet dog Bella!   From there we made a pit stop in Fort Collins for some fuel… Drove through Wyoming to Hill City, South Dakota. We stayed in the most adorable cabin which was fairly close to Rushmore! […]

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