A lovely drawing of a rare Milk Snake, slowly going about her day. The attention to detail shines through with each scale and shadow being attended to carefully.
This illustration appears in the 4th edtion of the The Colorado Plateau, a book published by the University of Arizona Press about research in the southwest.
The artist is Kim van Riper, a professional artist based in Tempe AZ and graduate of the ASU Fine Art School. The original comes with a certificate of authenticity and the laser prints are hand-signed by the artist.