Artist Information
Gallery-1, acrylic paintings
Gallery-2, pen and ink
Published Artwork
Commissioned paintings and limited edition Giclee Prints
Threatened wildlife of Trinidad and Tobago
Plein-air Watercolor Paintings
Contact Information and internet links

St Lucia Parrot over the Pitons in St Lucia
20" X 30" acrylic painting on canvas, 2009

Welcome to Edward Rooks' website.
Edward specializes in painting and illustrating wildlife.
The artist lives in San Jose, California. 

He teaches art workshops and works for Cheesemans' Ecology Safaris. 


Drawing Nature in Pen and Ink classes in Los Gatos


Edward continues to conduct personal drawing classes in Los Gatos to help individuals with their own personal drawing projects.

He also offers classes on drawing Birds, Mammals, Landscapes and Composition.

Humpback Whales and Orcas off Antarctica
humpback whale painting
2' x 4' acrylic painting on canvas 2008

Biabou Bay, St Vincent
16" x 20" acrylic on canvas 2009

Leatherback Turtle, Grande Riviere, Trinidad
Nesting turtles seen on Edward's tour of Trinidad and Tobago

Please visit online for information on their other nature tours.

Cheesemans Ecology Safaris
Enthusiastic and informative international eco-tour travel

This poster of Trinidadian birds was produced by and is available for sale at Asa Wright Nature Centre in Trinidad and Tobago

36 birds of Asa Wright Nature Center
Acrylic painting by Edward Rooks

Want to contact the artist? E-mail Edward Rooks at:


Children's story about 3 kids and a donkey
Written in English and available with translations in other languages