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Saturday, December 19, 2009

Bluebird Eggs in the Nest

'Tiny Jewels' 4x6 pastel
I was organizing my reference photos and came across a picture Jayne had taken of an abandoned bluebird nest. It was a rare opportunity to see these beautiful eggs and nest up close. I enjoyed painting this tiny nest. It is on black colourfix pastel paper using some Great Americans and Girault pastels. Back to organizing!

4 comments:

Mariela said...

Wonderful!!!!

Cynthia said...

oh heck, I wish I´d come upon such eggs when I was organizing my studio.....what a gorgeous blue,,,heavenly!

Karen said...

Thank you Mariela!

Karen said...

Thanks Cynthia. Always a pleasure to rediscover favorites!