Conservation Projects

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> West -  | Rebecca Richman

West

Artist: Rebecca Richman

Posted: 11 Feb, 2018 | Updated: 29 Mar, 2020

I'm currently creating a collection that illuminates the remarkable relationships in our grassland and alpine ecosystems of the West. Completed images to-date include bison, wolf, prairie dog, nuthatch, salamander, sage grouse, and butterfly. Soon to come is an image of a rare trout!

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> The Future of the Georgia Coast? - A forum uniting art and science in conservation efforts  | Marjett Schille

The Future of the Georgia Coast?

Artist: Marjett Schille

Posted: 12 Mar, 2020 | Updated: 13 Mar, 2020

To provide the Nature Conservancy with 20 percent of all sales of artwork and prints sold by Marjett Schille at the forum events

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Rosemarie Armstrong Original Landscapes &amp; Seascapes -  | Rosemarie Armstrong

Rosemarie Armstrong Original Landscapes & Seascapes

Artist: Rosemarie Armstrong

Posted: 11 Mar, 2020 | Updated: 13 Mar, 2020

The Artist Rosemarie Armstrong will donate 25% of proceeds from her new book to Artists for Conservation.

She believes it is critical to educate and build awareness of conservation issues in our youth. They are our hope for the future. Each of Rosemarie's paintings conveys her passionate connection to our natural environment, and reflects her artistic soul and professional calibre. She believes that through artists, people can envision the best of our world and the human spirit. If there is no beauty in the world, we are as a society, lost. Creativity in all its forms, can draw...

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Rosemarie Armstrong Original Landscapes &amp; Seascapes -  | Rosemarie Armstrong

Rosemarie Armstrong Original Landscapes & Seascapes

Artist: Rosemarie Armstrong

Posted: 11 Mar, 2020 | Updated: 11 Mar, 2020

The Artist Rosemarie Armstrong will donate 25% of proceeds from her new book to Artists for Conservation.

She believes it is critical to educate and build awareness of conservation issues in our youth. They are our hope for the future. Each of Rosemarie's paintings convey her passionate connection to our natural environment, and reflect her artistic soul and professional calibre. She believes that through artists, people can envision the best of our world and the human spirit. If there is no beauty in the world, we are as a society, lost. Creativity in all its forms, can draw...

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> DD the Hawk - 50% of artist&#039;s sales commission for &quot;DD the Hawk&quot; will be donated to the SPCA of Monterey County and 25% of the artist&#039;s sales commission for &quot;DD the Hawk&quot; will be donated to the Artists for Conservation organization | Debbie Griest

DD the Hawk

Artist: Debbie Griest

Posted: 4 Mar, 2020 | Updated: 9 Mar, 2020

Fund raising for the operation of the SPCA of Monterey County Wildlife Center. 50% of the artist's sales commission for "DD the Hawk" will be donated to the SPCA of Monterey County and 25% of the artist's sales commission for "DD the Hawk" will be donated to the Artists for Conservaiton organizaiton. 50% of net proceeds from all other painting sales in 2020 will be donated to SPCA of Monterey County, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care, or a non-profit conservation organization choice of the buyer.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Fishing - 50% of the sales commission for &quot;Fishing&quot; will be donated to Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care and 25% of sales commission for &quot;Fishing&quot; will be donated to the Artists for Conservation organization | Debbie Griest

Fishing

Artist: Debbie Griest

Posted: 9 Mar, 2020 | Updated: 9 Mar, 2020

Raise money and awareness for the Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care organization promoting coexisting with bears. 50% of the sales commission for "Fishing" will be donated to Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care and 25% of the sales commission for "Fishing" will be donated to the Artists for Conservation organization. To hold art shows in honor of our bears and to donate 50% of net proceeds from all other painting sales to Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care or a non-profit conservation organization choice of the buyer.

Create Conservation Project/Cause - Wassanna | Emma Bowring

Boon Lott's Elephant Sanctuary

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 8 Mar, 2020 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

Bles is passionately devoted to creating a safe and natural home for Thai elephants. They care for rescued and retired elephants, allowing them to interact freely within 600 acres of forested land.
 
Bles allows elephants to live in an environment that encourages them to rediscover their true identity and natural social interaction. Basic skills such as natural foraging, swimming, scratching and dust baths – all things that have been denied to most of their rescues for most of their lives.
 
Their unique sanctuary is just that to the elephants – a haven that allows them...

Create Conservation Project/Cause - Colours of Love | Emma Bowring

Belize Bird Sanctuary

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 8 Mar, 2020 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

Founded in 2004, Belize Bird Rescue is an avian rescue, rehabilitation and release centre for all indigenous avian species, with a focus on wild-caught parrots liberated from the illegal pet trade in Belize.
 
Their mission is to encourage empathy for and awareness of the importance of the preservation of indigenous bird-life by means of education, conservation, enforcement and rehabilitation.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Orangutan Appeal UK - &#039;Beryl&#039; the orphan orangutan | Emma Bowring

Orangutan Appeal UK

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 10 Feb, 2018 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

 

The Orangutan Appeal UK is a registered charity based in the south of England, dedicated to the rehabilitation and preservation of orangutans and the conservation of their habitat. My painting of 'Bery' one of the orphaned orangutans being cared for by Sepilok Rehabilitaiton Centre in Borneo was sold to raised funds for OAUK, along with the sale of limited edition prints of the image.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Cheetah Conservation Fund UK - Born to be Wild | Emma Bowring

Cheetah Conservation Fund UK

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 11 Feb, 2018 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

 

Founded in Namibia in 1990, Cheetah Conservation Fund is dedicated to saving the cheetah in the wild.
Their mission is to be the internationally recognised centre of excellence in the conservation of cheetahs and their ecosystems, they will work with all stakeholders to develop best practices in research, education and land use to benefit all species, including people.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Secret World Wildlife Rescue  - Raising funds for British Wildlife | Emma Bowring

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 11 Feb, 2018 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

Secret World Wildlife Rescue specialises in the rescue, rehabilitation and eventual release of orphaned and injured wild creatures. It is run entirely on donations and runs a wildlife rescue service in the South West of England.
 
Each year, more than 5,000 wild animals are helped by Secret World Wildlife Rescue. Together with a dedicated team of staff and volunteers, they continue to care for all manner of creatures; from the tiniest harvest mice and bats to badgers, swans, foxes, deer and otters.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Save the Elephants - Portrait of a big Tusker | Emma Bowring

Save the Elephants

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 11 Feb, 2018 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

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Their mission at Save the Elephants is to secure a future for elephants and sustain the beauty and ecological integrity of the places they live, to promote man’s delight in their intelligence and the diversity of their world, and to develop a tolerant relationship between the two species.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust - &#039;Blanket Mischief&#039; | Emma Bowring

The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 11 Feb, 2018 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

 

Born from one family’s passion for Kenya and its wilderness, The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust is one of the pioneering conservation organisations for wildlife and habitat protection in East Africa. The Trust embraces all measures that 
complement the conservation, preservation and protection of wildlife.

 

 

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Born Free Foundation  - Artworks produced to raise funds | Emma Bowring

Born Free Foundation

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 11 Feb, 2018 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

Born Free Foundation work tirelessly to ensure that all wild animals; whether living in captivity or in the wild, are treated with compassion and respect and are able to live their lives according to their needs.
 
As a leading wildlife charity, they oppose the exploitation of wild animals in captivity and campaign to keep them where they belong – in the wild.
 
They promote Compassionate Conservation to enhance the survival of threatened species in the wild and protect natural habitats while respecting the needs and safeguarding the welfare of individual animals.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Explorers Against Extinction  - Sketch for Survival Art Auction | Emma Bowring

Explorers Against Extinction

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 18 Oct, 2018 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

Explorers against Extinction is a wildlife conservation campaign organised by registered UK charity the Real World Conservation Trust. The primary aims of the campaign are to raise awareness about the threats facing the world’s most iconic species and their habitats while also raising significant funds for nominated projects pivotal in the battle to protect them.

 

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Animals Asia - Grace | Emma Bowring

Animals Asia

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 1 Feb, 2019 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

Founded in 1998 by Jill Robinson, from her home in Hong Kong, Animals Asia promotes compassion and respect for all animals and works to bring about long-term change. They work to end the barbaric bear bile trade, which sees over 10,000 bears kept on bile farms in China, and, according to official figures, almost 1,000 suffering the same fate in Vietnam. Animals Asia has to date, rescued over 600 bears, caring for them at their award-winning bear sanctuaries in China and Vietnam. Animals Asia also works to end the trade in dogs and cats for food in China and Vietnam, and lobbies to improve...

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Wildlife SOS - Wildlife SOS Spring Auction | Emma Bowring

Wildlife SOS

Artist: Emma Bowring

Posted: 15 May, 2019 | Updated: 8 Mar, 2020

Wildlife SOS are a charity in India who rescues and rehabilitates wildlife in distress. They specifically address the problem of injured and sick elephants that are forced to work in the slums and crowded cities; taking action to remove abused elephants and retire them to their sanctuary. Every Spring they hold an on line auction to raise funds to which I donate a piece of art.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Painting Dogs - African Wild Dogs | Sandra Jones

Born Free Foundation

Artist: Sandra Jones

Posted: 20 Feb, 2020 | Updated: 20 Feb, 2020

THEIR MISSION AND PURPOSE

They work tirelessly to ensure that all wild animals, whether living in captivity or in the wild, are treated with compassion and respect and are able to live their lives according to their needs. 

As a leading wildlife charity, they oppose the exploitation of wild animals in captivity and campaign to keep them where they belong - in the wild. 

They promote Compassionate Conservation to enhance the survival of threatened species in the wild and protect natural habitats while respecting the needs and safeguarding the welfare of individual...

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Southern Oregon Land Conservancy -  | Pamela Haunschild

Southern Oregon Land Conservancy

Artist: Pamela Haunschild

Posted: 23 Jan, 2020 | Updated: 23 Jan, 2020

The Southern Oregon Land Conservancy currently has a focus on conserving private land along the Colestin-Siskiyou Summit area.  Their vision is to conserve this corridor between the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, Klamath National Forest and Rogue-Siskiyou National Forest. I have land in this corridor and want to put it into conservation. I also want to continue to focus some of my art on documenting the rich natural resources of this area.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Friends of Woodhaven Nature Conservancy Society  -  | Susan Neilson

Friends of Woodhaven Nature Conservancy Society

Artist: Susan Neilson

Posted: 21 Nov, 2019 | Updated: 20 Jan, 2020

MEMBER OF THE BOARD - Community Conservation Group

The conservation area near my art studio has four distinct ecosystems within a relatively small space almost completely surrounded by development, so there has been concern about its fragility and its importance. We have tiny Western Screech Owls, Pacific Skinks and other creatures raising families right by the fence lines. The forest floor has changed, water supplies have been diverted and some trees have fallen. The district parks do their best to care for fragile areas, but community support is also always essential for park...

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Australia&#039;s bushfire emergency - Facebook art auction for the Koala Hospital | Geraldine Simmons

Australia's bushfire emergency 2020

Artist: Geraldine Simmons

Posted: 15 Jan, 2020 | Updated: 15 Jan, 2020

Bushfire emergency ART AUCTION on Geraldine's Wildlife Art via Facebook for the Koala Hospital at Port Macquarie, NSW.

Original artwork in coloured pencil on paper titled "Afternoon Snooze." The size of the artwork is 42cm x 34cm.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Reclamation of Montana Ranch Land - Jefferson River, Waterloo, Montana | Kimberly Wurster

Reclamation of Montana Ranch Land

Artist: Kimberly Wurster

Posted: 8 Jan, 2020 | Updated: 12 Jan, 2020

Co-owner of wetland properties in Montana, Bitterroot Valley and on the Jefferson River. The properties were reclaimed and developed for waterfowl and trout enhancement and production, working with the Montana Land Reliance. These projects were completed with Conservation Easements in place.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Reclamation of Montana Mining Property -  | Kimberly Wurster

Reclamation of Montana Mining Property

Artist: Kimberly Wurster

Posted: 8 Jan, 2020 | Updated: 12 Jan, 2020

Restored and reclaimed mining property on Dry Cottonwood Creek in Deer Lodge County, Montana, for resident wildlife population (including elk breeding grounds) and developed spawning habitat for native West Slope Cutthroat Trout. 

 

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Sketch for Survival 2018 - In Collaboration with Explorers Against Extinction | Geraldine Simmons

Sketch for Survival 2018

Artist: Geraldine Simmons

Posted: 7 Jan, 2020 | Updated: 7 Jan, 2020

Sketch for Survival is an art initiative. It was inspired by a shocking statistic – on average, one elephant is poached in the wild every 26 minutes. The purpose of the initiative is to highlight the plight of elephants and other iconic species and invited professional artists and celebrity supporters help by donating a simple 26-minute wildlife sketch to the  touring exhibition.

I was delighted and felt so privileged to be invited to participate once again in Sketch for Survival 2018 art initiative comprising 100+ artworks, including sketches, studio artworks, illustrations and...

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Sketch for Survival  - Wildlife Artists Supporting Conservation | Geraldine Simmons

Sketch for Survival 2017

Artist: Geraldine Simmons

Posted: 15 Sep, 2017 | Updated: 7 Jan, 2020

Over 100 pieces of artwork, both professional works donated by leading wildlife artists as well as sketches from celebrity supporters will be framed or mounted and exhibited online, as well as being displayed at the Royal Geographical Society in London, UK during the Explorers against Extinction event on the evening of 12 October 2017.

The evening will be introduced by Sir Ranulph Fienees OBE with Colonel John Blashford-Snell OBE who will be joined by other explorers and adventurers as they talk of their travels and encounters with endangered wildlife.  Sketch for Survival will kick...

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> BC Flowers -  | Monik Robichaud

BC Flowers

Artist: Monik Robichaud

Posted: 31 Dec, 2019 | Updated: 31 Dec, 2019

Fill your feeders! I have feeders everywhere year round for natures creatures, always 100 yards away from your house.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Humpback Hello -  | Monik Robichaud

Back Woods

Artist: Monik Robichaud

Posted: 31 Dec, 2019 | Updated: 31 Dec, 2019

Fill your feeders! I have feeders everywhere year round for natures creatures, always 100 yards away from your house.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Bon Echo National Park - I&#039;ve submitted paintings to this park. | Monik Robichaud

Bon Echo National Park

Artist: Monik Robichaud

Posted: 31 Dec, 2019 | Updated: 31 Dec, 2019

I must be more recycling aware.
I must walk daily and breathe.
I must respect my planet and its inhabitants.
I must help.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Alton Millpond Restoration -  | Lynden Cowan

Alton Millpond Restoration

Artist: Lynden Cowan

Posted: 27 Dec, 2019 | Updated: 27 Dec, 2019

However the creation of the pond by damming Shaw’s Creek created negative consequences for fish habitat (warming the water and blocking spawning routes). Siltation of the pond is detracting from its visual and recreational utility and work is required on the dam and retaining walls. The non-profit Alton Millpond Association has been established with the aim of rehabilitating the dam and pond while improving the fish habitat and making the pond a stellar recreational amenity for the general public. 

Create Conservation Project/Cause - Conservation | Denise Monaghan

Prairie Protection COLORADO

Artist: Denise Monaghan

Posted: 20 Dec, 2019 | Updated: 20 Dec, 2019

Prairie restoration and conservation