This one was a bit tricky to paint. I had to darken the background to get the bird to stand out a bit more and I used a few glazes to get depth to the feathers.
White Throated Sparrows are found in North America. They measure around 16 - 18 cm in length and weigh between 22 - 32 grams.
White Throated Sparrow measures 2.5 x 3.5 inches and is painted on 300gsm smooth Arches watercolour paper.
Many thanks to Lissa Perkins for the reference photo.