Sketch of the Week: White Peacock

The Spring River Zoo has a rather eclectic mixture of animals. While its primary focus is regional, prairie dogs, foxes, owls, mountain lions, etc., there is also more petting zoo-type fare such as goats and cattle (though you're not allowed to actually pet them). There also happens to be a plethora of peacocks, including an albino male. He was doing his full courtship strut the other day, with his tail in full-fan mode, so I pulled out my sketchbook and made a quick drawing of the veritable spectacle: