Really pleased with how this one turned out. It took quite a few glazes to get the feather colours right but I got there in the end.
Xantus's Hummingbirds are found in Baja California, Mexico. They measure around 8 - 9 cm in length and weigh between 3 - 4 grams.
Xantus's Hummingbird measures 2.5 x 3.5 inches and is painted on 300gsm smooth Arches Watercolour paper.
Many thanks to Ron Knight for the reference photo.