Roy CarrettaAFC, CET Fine Art - Embracing the Spirit of the Earth
Subject: Great Horned Owl Dimensions (inches): 10 x 13 Medium: graphite pencil Description: 'With an impressive wingspan ranging from 5'-6', the Great Horned Owl is the second largest owl in Canada, second only to the Snowy Owl. This powerful nocturnal raptor includes such prey as snakes, skunks and porcupines in its hunting repertoire. Commonly found amid mature deciduous forests close to water and open field, the Great Horned Owl has no need to migrate and usually stays in one place. In this depiction, the owl has just spotted his prey and is preparing for the ensuing hunt.'