Yellow Swallowtail Butterfly by Al Dornisch,
Acrylic painting on museum board.
Painting Size: 5"x7"
Framed Size: 9" x 11"
Al has won several wildlife conservation stamp and print contest, including recently the Maryland Black Bear Conservation Stamp contest. He and Carol, his wife of 63 years, live in a semi-rural town in Pennsylvania where their backyard joins a virtual wildlife game-park.
During the early part of his career, while living in Minneapolis he studied under the tutelage of Les Kouba, a world renowned wildlife artist, who encouraged and aided Al with his painting efforts.