Monday, October 26, 2015

Who You?

Ruby-Throated Hummingbird just noticed something peculiar hanging in his favorite spot in the garden.  11"x14" aquabord  2" cradled panel.  No frame or glass needed.  Sealed by Krylon UV resistant varnish.

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Violet Tailed Sylph

The Violet Tailed Sylph is a hummingbird who lives in tropical mountain forests with cloud cover in the western slope of the Andes in Ecuador & Columbia.
The males with larger tails appear to be dominant over the short tailed males. The male is 7" in length.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

My Favorite Redneck

The Ruby-Throated Hummer is the only species breeding in NYS and leave early fall for warmer climates.  The males leave first, followed by the females, and the juveniles leave last which is evidence of instinct behavior.  11" x 14" Watercolor on aquabord, sealed with UV resistant Krylon Acrylic coating - no glass needed

My Favorite Ruby - NFS

The Ruby-Throated Hummingbird is a glorious red and green jewel in the bright light of the sun.
9" x 12' Watercolor on aquabord, sealed with UV Resistant Krylon Acrylic coating - no glass needed.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Rainforest Romance - NFS

The Spatula-Tail Hummingbird only exists in the rainforest of Peru.  He has 2 short tail feathers and 2 long ones ending with spatula shaped feathers, which he can move independently to attract a female.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Wolf Lake Home - NFS

This is the back of a home we lived in for 7 years at Wolf Lake,  The path led to many trails in acreage owned by Wolf Lk. homeowners which was backed up by state land.  The lake was beautiful and used by sailboats, motorboats, etc.  11"x14" watercolor on aquabord.

Cheep Rent 2

Birdhouses on a white birch tree.  11"x14" watercolor on aquabord.  Varnished with acrylic coating so no glass needed.