Snow Wonder

Snowscapes by Court Jones / Words by David Perloff

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First he raced Dasher, then Prancer and Vixen,
But Rudolph can’t beat the stallions who’re fixin’
To win at Del Mar on Opening Day.
Rain, sleet or snow, they never say “neigh.”

Helen Woodward Animal Center
Helen Woodward Animal Center is a unique, private, non-profit organization in San Diego County that, for over 40 years, has been committed to the philosophy of people helping animals and animals helping people.

Each of the illustrations showcased here and the image on the cover are available for purchase
as 18" x 24" posters for $20 apiece. Net proceeds benefit the charities indicated on each image.


Everest is tall and so far away.
So where can one reach new heights today?
The answer is simple, if you’re ready to dare
To climb a bridge just because it is there.

ARTS | A Reason To Survive
A Reason To Survive (ARTS) is a nationally recognized organization that believes in the power of the arts and creativity to create positive transformation in children and youth facing adversity.



In Finest City winter, the living is easy.
Find a rod and a reel and water that’s freezing.
Then pull up a chair on your local ice patch
And pray to Saint Nick you aren’t today’s catch.

Mama’s Kitchen
Mama’s Kitchen believes that everyone is entitled to the basic necessity of life - nutritious food. As a communit-ydriven organization, Mama’s Kitchen provides nutrition support to men, women and children affected by AIDS or cancer who are vulnerable to hunger. mamaskitchen.orgw

For locals and tourists and sunburnt day-trippers,
A toboggan ride on the iced Giant Dipper
Means knowing for certain it’s downhill from here
To warmer weather and a Happy New Year!

Surfrider Foundation
The Surfrider Foundation has evolved into one of the largest non-profit grassroots organizations with a volunteer-activist network dedicated to its mission to protect and enjoy oceans, waves and beaches. surfrider.orgw


Frozen Finest City - PacificSD December 2014 cover

Challenged Athletes Foundation®
The Challenged Athletes Foundation® “grew out of a desire to assist one athlete paralyzed in a triathlon. From this modest beginning arose a more important mission to make sure people with physical challenges have the same freedom to enjoy sports as everyone else."