90 x 71cm (framed)
Ink and watercolour
Framing - float-mounted behind glass, in a renewable plantation-sourced timber frame with a light walnut finish.
I found the intricacies of the feathering on these gorgeous (if a little grumpy-looking) Apostlebirds so delicious that I simply had to paint them! Well...that, and because, like me, they’re famous for a chatty-chatty-chat-chat gathering in social groups of 6 - 20 other birds, doing everything together, giving a wide range of calls and telling each other about often – and very loudly!