Saltwater

Works on Paper

Finalist

Watercolour, 49cm x 58cm

Few creatures get to observe a wild estuarine crocodile so intimately and live to tell the tale! As a self-taught artist and wildlife veterinarian with an abiding fascination with the forms and functions observed throughout nature, I was intrigued in getting up close to a creature whose anatomy and way of life has changed little from its prehistoric ancestors.

by Jerome Kalvas