Monday, February 2, 2009

Phoebes


"Phoebes", 2008
pastel on Strathmore paper, 7" x 10"

This painting is from a reference photo taken from our kitchen window. Each year the phoebes return to nest under our eave just feet from this vertical cranberry bush. These babies are from the summer's brood on their first flight.

2 comments:

Pierre said...

I like that pastel. That's great.
Pierre

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Karen said...

Thanks, Pierre. I enjoyed painting it, and I'm glad you liked it.