The zoo will give the hospital 25 percent of the proceeds from the sale of the paintings, ranging from 6-by-6-inch cockroach art for $15, to a 60-by-40-inch rainbow spray by the Asian elephant, Indy for $665.
The animals create the art work with the help of zookeepers. Some use their hands to hold the paint brushes. Others use their mouths. The elephants use their trunks. Here’s a sample of some of the art on display: