September 2017: Tiger
This month’s featured animal species is the Tiger, a member of the Felidae family and part of the larger mammalia class.
Learn more about the endangered Tiger. Watch videos, view images, and read through publications and other resources all about this cat on the September 2017 FaunaFocus page, a hub for tiger research, media, and discovery. Learn even more about this incredible feline by checking FaunaFocus.com and @FaunaFocus on Twitter daily for bite-sized FaunaFacts.
Let inspiration strike! Create something with the tiger in mind, whether it be a fictional story, simple poem, layered watercolor, interpretive dance, whatever medium you most resonate with! Do you see abstractions in the tiger’s stripes? Does the tiger’s rain forest habitat inspire you? Whether you’re a beginner or a professional, everyone has the ability to create. Try something new or hone your craft. Just let the tiger spark your imagination!
Let’s focus on the tiger together! Find a family of wildlife-lovers on the FaunaFocus Twitch Stream Team or in the FaunaFocus Discord Server, or browse the hashtag #FaunaFocus to find more animal-themed content! Livestream your creative process or record it in a video. Tweet about your own research and findings, or discuss and identify in the Discord channels. Post your sketches, works-in-progress, and final creations on the social media of your choice. Don’t forget the hashtag!
FaunaFocus will also be hosting it’s first ever Twitch charity host train to benefit WWF and their endeavors to help the endangered tiger on Tuesday, September 12th! To participate please apply by Friday, September 8th.
- Request an invite in a comment if you are interested in joining the FaunaFocus Twitch Stream Team.
For an extra challenge, enter the Fauna Free-For-All! Submit your best tiger-inspired creation to be live-judged on Twitch at the end of the month. Allow your artwork to be critiqued to find your strengths and weaknesses and improve your work in the future. All artists, artforms, and media are eligible, just don’t miss the deadline!
- FaunaFocus needs 2 Guest Judges! Apply to judge this month’s Fauna-Free-For-All.