R. Gerbert © 2013 This
original design has been copyrighted by the artist and the image has
been digimarked. Not for copy or web use unless permission is granted
by the artist.
bird that’s been on my ‘must paint list’ for some
time now, the Eastern Phoebe is a remarkable and striking bird and
part of the Flycatcher family. The branches and bird were built up
with thick gesso and many layers of paint, actually creating a sculpted-look
with three-dimensional depth. The background is countless layers of
paint: what it takes to get a blurry-look without using an airbrush.
” -Peter G