WATERCOLOURS

DSWT Watercolour 75
At Play - An original watercolor by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1500
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n original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"Elephant games are best played in the sun with red earth, and of course mud, glorious mud."



The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 75
Babies bottoms - A watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1500
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

"There are not many things more adorable and irresistible as a tiny baby elephant. It is a privilege to have spent my life surrounded by elephants, and to know so many intimately."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 71
Baby wrapped in Scarlet - An original watercolor by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1500
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"The blankets are important for the orphaned babies as they remain without the significant warmth generated from their loving herd, so we take precautions keeping them warm at all times during cold weather."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 66
Blue comfort - An Original Watercolor by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1500
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"The hanging blankets form such an integral part of the infant elephant's routine in the Nursery as it provides them with endless hours entertainment, sucking, fiddling and resting their trunks on it, sheltering next to it, feeding under it, and generally deriving much comfort from it."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.





DSWT Watercolour 67
Charging home - An Original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1500
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"I find I am inspired to paint many elephant bottoms, they are simply adorable, and even more so when in duplicate!'"

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.





DSWT Watercolour 71
Christmas blanket - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"The blankets are important to ensure the babies do not catch cold, as they are certainly vulnerable to the elements without their elephant family protecting them."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.





DSWT Watercolour 74
Duplicates - An Original watercolor by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1500
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n original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"We are able to watch as these special friendships form in the Nursery which will span a lifetime"

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 68
Little one - An Original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"There are not many sweeter things than playing baby elephants"

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.





DSWT 65
Resting - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Little elephant infants need their sleep just like human babies."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.





DSWT watercolour 71
Small and Vulnerable - An Original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1500
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"It is so sad to be receiving so many tiny orphans lately, largely due to the rise in poaching, but some are victims of falling down man made wells, as was the case here."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:


DSWT Watercolour 64
Bold Baby - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"The different personalities are as varied in elephants as they are with us humans"


The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


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Bringing up the Rear - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Elephants ears are giant sounding boards, able to pick up communication not audible to human ears - they are also important cooling mechanisms, with cool wind passing over the many blood vessels on the underside of the ear they are able to regulate their temperature this way."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 57
Like us only better - An origional watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is landscape and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"Elephants are human like animals, blessed with many of the best traits of human nature and few of the bad."


The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 58
Rare and endangered - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"It is sobering indeed to think that when I grew up rhinos in Tsavo were everywhere, and today you just about fall out of the car in disbelief if you see one, there are so few remaining - and I ask myself will there be any left for my grandchildren to view in the wild?"


The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 58
Rough and tumble - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"Little elephants are playful just like human children, and very often naughty and mischievous, and anything smaller than them they simply love to bowl over!"


The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 53
A family of her own - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"Having lost their beloved herd and family our orphaned elephants replace their loved ones with the Keepers and their Nursery friends."

When our raised orphans eventually have their own wild born babies it is extremely satisfying to see the joy it brings as they build a true family once more.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 30
Dusty Games - An Origional by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The nursery orphans love their fun and games, and the daily dustbath is a much loved routine each day.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 44
Packed mischief - An original water colour painting by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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n original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

It always amazes me the strength of a baby rhino. When we rescue a two year old elephant calf, it takes around 8 - 10 men to lift the elephant - with a rhino of 4 months it takes 12 men they are so packed with solid muscle.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT watercolour 33
Sweet with a blanket - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $780
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The tiny orphan calves that come into our care are real heartbreakers, so loving and needy - with so many human like traits -and always very very clever. It is no guatantee that they will make it as raising infant elephants is extremely difficult, so for those who have cared from them, and lived and nutured them daily, this can be devastating.


DSWT watercolour 37
Tomorrow's Big Tusker - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldric
Price: $780
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An original water colour, 9 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The young bulls tend to be so much more affectionate than the female elephant calves, rather like human children.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT watercolour 32
Checked Blanket - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $780
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Some of our orphaned elephants have blankets lovingly knitted for them by foster parents from far corners of the world. Infant elephants need the all important warmth that a blanket gives because without their herd and the natural protection they would provide, baby elephants are extremely vulnerable to the elements."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


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Mudbath time - An original water colour painted by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Mudbath time. It is heartwarming indeed to watch, with the tender loving care from their Keepers, these orphaned baby elephants heal from their traumas, and get to experience true happiness again.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT water colour 51
Suckling Blanket - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Baby elephants become very attached to their comfort blankets, just like human children, and some take months to be weaned off them and sometimes even years!

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 52
Fat baby - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

After a fraught beginning our orphans tend to get very fat on the powdered milk for premature babies that we feed them on, and more often than not they become exceptionally greedy for their milk feeds!

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


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Friends for Life - An original water colour painted by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"The friendships made between our elephant orphans' while they are in the nursery are intimate and lifesaving, and will last a life time. When they first arrive, having just lost their much loved elephant family, the babies no longer have a will to live, and it is the friendships and comfort they receive from the other orphans that gives them hope and a reason to fight on. These friendships are true and steadfast and beautiful to watch as they unfold. They graphically illustrate to us important lessons in life, and just how special friendships can be."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.




DSWT Watercolour 43
Newborn - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $800
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Newborn elephants come in varying sizes just like us humans, but we are able to tell their age when they come into our care through the teeth, their first molars come through from about 4 weeks old.


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Newborn - A watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $700
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An origional water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Born with petal pink ears baby elephants are very susceptible to sunburn, and in the wild their mothers would sheild them from the elements, the sun, the rain and the wind. The Keepers protect the newborn babies ears with sunblock and shade them with umbrellas.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 54
Gentle Baby - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

There are few things in the world sweeter or more entertaining than baby elephants - but we see them come into our care broken both physically and emotionally - watching them heal and become happy and whole again is extremely heartwarming.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


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Playful Baby - An original water colour painted by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Something we have noticed is, just like human babies, little boys tend to be much more physically affectionate than little female elephants! They love to suck their Keepers fingers for hours on end, and enjoy and seem to need lots of physical contact, while the little girls are more mischievous and self sufficient when young and, dare I say it, Neurotic!"

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.



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Single File - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An origional water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

"The Orphans that come into the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nursery are the lucky ones, thanks to the kind actions of many who work so hard to save them they have a second chance - but it is sad to think there are others out there that are never found and rescued."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 41
Baby mischief - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting"

"It is interesting to note that like humans little baby elephant bulls are far more affectionate that the females - the females are more self reliant, yet the little males are constantly in need of attention from both their elephant friends in the Nursery and their Keepers."

The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


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The Milk Rush - An origional water colour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The baby elephants get fed 3 hourly 24 hours a day and are milk dependent for 3 - 4 years! Raising elephants takes LOTS of commitment.

The proceeds from this sale goes towards the Orphan's Project.


DSWT Watercolour 35
Babies Bums - An original by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $780
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

There is something so enchanting about baby elephant's baggy bums, made all the sweeter when they wear their matching blankets!

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT watercolour 36
Time for play - An original water colour painting by Angela Sheldric
Price: $780
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"When our orphaned babies begin to play it is a indication that they are healing, both physically and mentally, and always a very good
sign"


The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


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Baby with blanket - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

"Many people ask why the babies wear blankets, and there is a very valid reason. It is not simply to make them look cute, although they do of course look adorable with their blankets. Elephant babies without the immense warmth of their elephant mother and herd surrounding them, protecting them from the elements, the sun, wind and rain, are very vulnerable to pneumonia, so we take extra special care, ensuring they are kept warm at all times."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT watercolour 09
Baby with checked blanket - An original water colour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is landscape and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

Many people ask why the babies wear blankets, and there is a very valid reason. It is not simply to make them look cute, although they do of course look adorable with their blankets. Elephant babies without the immense warmth of their elephant mother and herd surrounding them, protecting them from the elements, the sun, wind and rain, are very vulnerable to pneumonia, so we take extra special care, ensuring they are kept warm at all times.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 40
Rhino baby - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Raising a rhino is completely different to raising an elephant - they are true survivors and very hardy when young, yet terribly challenging to reintegrate back into the wild. Unlike elephants, which are hard to raise when young yet easy to rehabilitate.


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Vulnerable Baby
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The single most important thing in a baby elephant's life is family. Watching an orphaned baby elephant mourn their lost family is heartbreaking, but being able to be a part of piecing their shattered lives together again, and instilling in them a will to live, while watching them heal thanks to the dedication and care they receive from our dedicated Keepers and the other orphans, is most gratifying.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 26
Born to be loved - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $700
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An origional water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Infant elephants when orphaned very young have little recollection of their elephant family and lovingly latch onto anyone and everyone. While this makes the physiological journey easier, infant elephants are physically very fragile and extremely difficult to raise."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 45
Bum with a green blanket - An Origional watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $800
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Elephant bottoms are so adorable, their baggy behinds and their carefree gait. And once the essential blanket is adorned to protect them from the elements, the sun, wind and rain, they then become even more irresistible."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


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Mud bath buddies - An original watercolour painted by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The orphans always look forward to their daily mudbaths, and this is a time for play, bonding and conditioning of their skin, as the mud helps protect them from the elements and bugs. They love to do what kids do best, getting dirty!

The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 39
Ele baby in striped blanket - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

It is easy to forget when looking at these healthy sweet baby elephants in the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nursery that each one has a dramatic story, ripped from their loving elephant families more often than not because their mothers have fallen victim to the cruel Ivory Trade. Their capacity to forgive never ceases to amaze me.


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Nurturing comfort - An original by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $780
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

When the orphan baby elephants first arrive at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nursery they are immediately taken into the fold by the older orphans, comforting and nurturing them, helping heal their emotional scars. Their huge elephant hearts always ready to welcome another unfortunate new comer and to help ease the process, because deep down every elephant female, no matter how young, has an incredibly strong maternal instinct and longs to be a mother.


The proceeds from this sale goes towards the Orphan's Project.


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Orphan Ele with Creeper
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The transformation in Tsavo from the dry season to the wet season is remarkable, and always a time of celebration for the elephants. When Tsavo changes from drought to jungle, and the wild herds are nolonger preoccupied with survival, but instead can frolic in full mudwallows, with water widespread and food abundent, it becomes a very magical time, bursting with life.


The proceeds from this sale goes towards the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 55
Playing in the Sandpile - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $800
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A playing elephant is the first sign of them beginning to heal emotionally.

The proceeds from this sale goes towards the Orphan's Project.


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Sweet dreams - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Baby elephants dream just like we do, and more often than not their dreams are nightmares when they first arrive into our care - the horrors of what has befallen them still vivid in their minds.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.



DSWT Watercolour 35
Adorable Shades - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

"knowing the human like qualities of elephants makes witnessing their suffering at the hands of man all the harder to bear. With poaching now at an all time high one wonders if elephants are going to still roam the African plains in 10 years time."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 59
Clambering baby - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"It is so sweet to watch the older orphans take time to play with the little babies in the Nursery, very often resorting to lying on the ground to make themselves smaller and less intimidating."


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Dustbath time - An original water colour painted by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

The baby elephants love their mudbaths and playing around in the red soil that we dig up especially for them. This is a very important part of their daily routine.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


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The tusk bearers of tomorrow - An original water colour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Each orphan baby elephant that comes into our care is a traumatic reminder of how vulnerable the elephant is, with increasing pressure on their habitat due to the burgeoning human population, and the insatiable desire the East has for their Tusks, they need the world's help today."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 56
All ears - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

"Their big ears are like giant sounding boards, capable of picking up the slightest sounds."

The proceeds from this sale goes towards the Orphan's Project.


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Bottle fed infant - An original watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $800
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"Infant elephants are extremely difficult to raise as they cannot tolerate the fat of cows milk. The formula we use is for infant human babies where the fats have been broken down and emulsified, however it is far from perfect and we loose many babies in the infant phase because the milk is by no means ideal."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 42
Empty bucket - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $800
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Any baby elephant orphaned under two years old cannot survive without milk, and more often that not even under three years old, unless conditions are incredibly favorable.


DSWT Watercolour 46
Perfect Baby - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $800
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

So often the orphans' that come into our care are emaciated having been without their mothers for some time before being rescued. Over time it is very satisfying to watch them gain condition and their fat cheeks return as they rebuild their lives both physically and emotionally once more.

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


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Still pink behind the ears - An original water colour painting by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $780
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

Baby elephants are petal pink behind the ears, and very susceptible to sunburn. In a wild situation they are protected from the wind, the sun, and the rain by their elephant family, but here at the Nursery we have to pay special attention to protecting their ears in the early months from sunburn.


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Baggy bums - An original water colour painted by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"I always love to watch elephant, and especially the babies, as each one is so individual with their own signature walk. Some have turned out feet, others with pigeon toes, some shuffle while others take hurried short steps, and they all seem to have such baggy bums that lend themselves to painting!"

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.



DSWT Watercolour 56
A second Chance - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"It is thanks to the support of a global public that these orphaned babies, victims of the cruel Ivory Trade, have a second chance of life."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


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Baby ele in blue blanket - An original water colour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

"Each baby orphaned elephant has a personality that is totally unique. No two elephants are the same, and their characters differ as dramatically as our own, and it is not just the characters that differ, they differ physically as well."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT Watercolour 59
Perfect in every way - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"It is so enchanting to be able to spend time with tiny baby elephants, perfect in every way, but still learning to cope with their trunks. This takes awhile, and they learn from coordination practice and watching the older orphans."


DSWT watercolour 23
Baby Ele playing - An original by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An origional water colour, 9 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is landscape and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about this painting:

"Baby elephants are extremely playful and enjoy rolling around in the mud and on the soil. Dustbathing is initially encouraged by the mother. The orphans are taught this by the keepers who throw soil over. As they grow older they learn to do this themselves."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


DSWT water colour 14
Dust Rub - An original water colour painted by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $680
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An original water colour, 16 inches x 12 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

"All our orphaned baby elephants love their mudbaths, and dust baths, and playing is very important part of their emotional healing."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 43
Companions - An Original Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An origional water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of couriering anywhere in the world.

"Elephants stay in bonded family units throughout their lives, and we find that our Nursery orphans forge special friendships that will last their whole lives."

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:
The proceeds from this sale goes towards the orphans project.


DSWT Watercolour 59
Caked in Mud - An Origional Watercolour by Angela Sheldrick
Price: $1000
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An original water colour, 12 inches x 16 inches in size. The orientation is Portrait and inclusive in the price is the cost of postage anywhere in the world.

A quote from Angela Sheldrick about the painting:

"All elephants love their mud bath, but baby elephants more than most - Not only is it light relief and a great opportunity for romping playful games but the mud also protects their skin from both the sun and insects - the mud bath plays a vital role in their daily routines."

The proceeds from this sale goes to the Orphans' Project.


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