This one was a bit more tricky to paint than I thought it would be. Used quite a few glazes to get the depth to the feathers.
Blue Grosbeaks are found in North and Central America. They measure between 14 - 19 cm in length and weigh between 26 - 32 grams.
Blue Grosbeak measures 2.5 x 3.5 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth paper.
Many thanks to Alan Schmierer for the reference photo.