9" x 35" watercolor of this one of a kind living hybrid Whooping Crane/Sandhill Crane. He was affectionately nicknamed Whoopsie. It is confirmed Whoopsie has traits of both parent species.
Painting was completed in June of 2021.
This non-purebred chick was born in May 2015 and then removed from Wisconsin's Horicon National Wildlife Refuge in June 2015. He was moved to the International Crane Foundation (ICF) in Baraboo, Wisconsin which uses Sandhill Cranes to help incubate Whooping Crane eggs.
Signed and numbered giclee prints are available which include a 1" white border.