Scrub Jay is done, I think

Scrub Jay is done, I think

As I’ve said before, I like to sit with a painting overnight and see if there is anything else. There was one posing for me in my yard this morning. Planting another oak tree I suppose. I just noticed one starting at the base of our deck. The jays bury acorns and forget them. Thinking I might do a series of the birds I see around here. ┬áSmall works. I’m enjoying working with a small brush on these 6 inch by 6 inch...

Almost finished scrub jay

I hesitated to post this because I’m not happy with it yet. I know you all like to see the progress on paintings. This is a commission for my friend April. It’s a gift for her sister who lives overseas. A reminder of their childhood together in Marin county where Scrub Jays are...