So apparently if I throw in the eye candy from the pics below, begin reading Origin of Species, watch Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life, sprinkle in a skull, an ammonite fossil, some leaves, and include the inspiration of 17th century Dutch still lifes containing dead game...I get the beginning stages of a painting that looks exactly like the one above.
Bouquet collected with my mom on Thanksgiving day.
Studies I did from the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History's collection.
Jar O Shrimp from Tulane Uni's Biodiversity Research Institute.
A birthday flower given to me by my friend Carey.
Skunk study from FWMSH.