|I started this with a w/w wash of quin. gold, let it dry, and then did another variegated wash with quin. burnt orange and quin. violet.|
|The shadows of the comb and wattles I did in a violet and orange mixture.|
|Then went over all with cadmium red.|
|I added all the details, and here she is.|
I had never heard the word "cackleberry" till a few years ago, and it still makes me laugh!
The painting is nether framed nor mounted.
The framable size is 7.5 x 4.5 inches.
|This is the other hen I have started - still a WIP. I found I needed something bright to work on, to alternate with all the darks of the cocker spaniel.|
As always, thank you for dropping by. Your comments are most welcome!