Wednesday, 25 July 2018

Black and White Warbler in acrylics

I love how this one is clinging to the tree trunk.

Black and White Warbler measures 5 x 5 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth paper.

Many thanks to Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren for the reference photo.

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Monday, 23 July 2018

Australian Magpie No 3 in acrylics

I enjoy the challenge of painting black feathers so decided to paint another Magpie.  This time I decided to leave the white of the paper as the backdrop for the bird - really pleased with how it turned out.

Australian Magpie No 3 measures 8 x 8 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth Paper.




Thursday, 19 July 2018

Northern Mockingbird ACEO in acrylics

This one was fun to paint - everything just seemed to work.

Northern Mockingbirds are found in North America.  They measure 20.5 - 28 cm in length and weigh between 40 - 58 grams.

Northern Mockingbird measures 2.5 x 3.5 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth Paper.

Many thanks to Ekaterina Chernetsova for the reference photo.

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Northern Rough Winged Swallow ACEO in acrylics

I love the tilt of this one's head.

Northern Rough Winged Swallow are found across North and Central America.  They measure around 13 - 15 cm in length and weigh between 10 - 18 grams.


Northern Rough Winged Swallow measures 2.5 x 3.5 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth Paper.

Many thanks to Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren for the reference photo.

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Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Warbling Vireo in acrylics

This one was fun to paint - everything just worked.

Warbling Vireo measures 5 x 5 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth paper.

Many thanks to Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren for the reference photo.

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Thursday, 5 July 2018

Clay Coloured Sparrow ACEO in acrylics

I love the markings on this one.

Clay Coloured Sparrow measures 2.5 x 3.5 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth Paper.

Many thanks to Alan Schmierer for the reference photo.

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Connecticut Warbler ACEO in acrylics

I love the tilt of this ones head.

Connecticut Warbler measures 2.5 x 3.5 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth Paper.

Many thanks to Alan Schmierer for the reference photo.

Sold


Monday, 2 July 2018

Emu in acrylics

I went with a bit of a different backgrounds colour for this one.  When I  was painting last weeks aceo's  I really liked the combinations of reds that I used and decided that a vibrant red background would complement the black bird really well.  Really pleased with how it turned out.

Emu measures 8 x 8 inches and is painted on Colourfix Smooth Paper.