Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Glimmering Light

New bird specimens: Northern Flickers.
They are my favorite type of woodpecker.
They like to eat ants and beetles.

10 comments:

blue china studio said...

The color and pattern on these are just gorgeous! Love, love!

caramela said...

Beautiful Holly- I love the luminocity of your work!
Annamaria xx

holly aka golly said...

Thank you both so much! Have a lovely evening!

Gloria said...

Wow! These are gorgeous! And a new species for me. Their feathers remind me of richly colored textiles -- folk garments or royal vestments. Really beautiful, Holly!

Laura said...

i love their name. your palette is pitch perfect as always. beautiful.

denise nestor said...

wonderful! I love how the feathers get smaller and smaller towards the head, really nice effect. I love their name too :)

holly aka golly said...

THank you all! Always a treat to read your comments!

shari @ little blue deer said...

Oh you are so talented! My husband would love these, he's a huge birdwatcher!

holly aka golly said...

Thank you so much Shari! Have a lovely afternoon!

Madeline Kaye said...

I just stumbled upon your blog this morning as I was looking for bird paintings on etsy. Lovely blog and work.