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The Rainbow Parakeet

£40.00£80.00

” The Rainbow Parakeet

After seeing this magnificent bird on TV I was compelled to paint it. The colours and contrasts were so enticing. I searched through many images and tried to build a picture on my head. Originally I started painting it on a black background hoping the colours would pop, but it remained very flat.

Therefore I had to start again opting for a pale yellow background creating a contrast with the birds’s head, just like the colours on the body. I cropped the head the same way as I painted ‘The Eagle’, focusing on the head feathers and  beak”

  

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