For this weeks bird aceo's I decided to paint some sparrows. This is the first one a Black Throated Sparrow - I love its markings.
Black Throated Sparrows are found in South Western United States and Mexico. They measure around 12 - 14 cm in lengh and wieh betewenn 11 - 15 grams.
Many thanks to Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren for the reference photo.