Beavers :: Castores

Creatureshire is welcoming a new critter! They have already started building dams in the rivers and seem to be really delighted by the young willows that grow by the water. Beavers are truly amazing animals, with the capacity to change their environment in a way that actually makes room for other species to thrive. Aside…

Bengal tiger :: Tigre de Bengala

Tigers are really impressive animals and recently a customer asked me if I could make a tiger brooch. I immediately said yes and the result was a charming tiger! The Bengal tiger is a strong hunter, very territorial that hunts mostly at night. His diet consists exclusively of meat, and conflicts with humans have always…

Penguin Season :: Época de Pinguins

It’s penguin season! While it gets cold around here, summer is approaching in the South Hemisphere. This is the time when most penguin species gather with their colonies to nest and it is amazing what they can endure for survival! Adelies gather on rocky areas, where they can build their nests far from ice and…

Common seal :: Foca comum

Recently I had a custom order for a common seal pendant and it gave me the perfect excuse to share a little about this species with you!  Common seals (phoca vitulina) live near coastlines in the Northern hemisphere and can be found from temperate to Polar Regions. They are very common in Great Britain and…

Black Bear :: Urso Negro

You can find black bears all through North America, from Canada to the Northern part of Mexico. They are shy creatures who like to dwell deep in the woods. They are usually black with brown muzzles, but some are creamy brown or cinnamon colored. They tend to be solitary animals eating vegetation, fruits, roots, insects,…