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Rare 19th Century Bird Art Discovered In China

An astonishing collection of more than 800 original paintings of China’s birds has recently been discovered.  The exquisite artwork thought to be by French missionaries, including  205 more words

Asian Red-eyed Bulbul

What appeared to be a disaster at first turned out better than I expected. This red eyed bulbul was harder than I thought as I didn’t have the right colours.. 77 more words

Nature

Brown-throated Sunbird

Say hello to the brown-throated sunbird we saw flitting around a hibiscus bush at Pangkor island…he was quite a little poser ♡

The brown-throated sunbird ( 71 more words

Nature

Bird Feeder : Peanuts for the Great Tit

I wonder often how to anchor my art ideas down.  There is so much to choose from when it comes to making a picture .But at the start of this year my paint sketches have the anchor that is my own experience in a given day. 118 more words

Birds

Cheating

Over 12 million people in the UK tuned in to watch the opening episode of David Attenborough’s Planet Earth II – and if you are anything like me, you were watching and you were moved by the male buller’s albatross, waiting patiently on his nest for his mate to return to him after many months of fishing far across the ocean. 390 more words

Featured Paintings

Black-throated Sunbird

 It ain’t perfect. But it’s good to take back what I thought I lost for a while. I saw a pair of these black-throated sunbirds ( 97 more words

Nature

Birds in The Snow

I was inspired by the holiday season and the accumulating snow in my yard to paint some seasonal birds.
I kept my colour pallet simple and “cool” for this little series to help illustrate the ice and snow. 115 more words

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