Enjoy this 6 minute video, fast forward where you want, or just sit back and enjoy the creation of "Winter Chickadee" available as prints and greeting cards, since the original was a commission!
Actual time to create this piece was three weeks of bird observation and then to the studio to paint. I did not plan nor rehearse. Just came in after watching the chickadees in my backyard, and let the muse, paint, and brush take a journey!
Birds are world travelers, and take on personal meaning for us, gifting us with moments of people fondly remembered...