101813 – Lilac Breasted Roller

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{click image for larger version} This is #9 and is a Lilac Breasted Roller. This was my first attempt at a bird in flight. I think it turned out pretty realistic looking. I was worried about how this would all turn out, but after a few failed attempts, I think I got the wing feathers created to my liking. You’ll need to check out the larger image to see all the details.

The work itself is  roughly 14″ x 11″  || $TBD
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As always remember I am open to bird suggestions! I have a few more birds I am thinking of creating, but really would like suggestions on cool birds.

– The current roster of birds –

(from l to r /  t-b) Gouldian Finch, Blue-winged Kookabura, Little Bee Eater,Blue Tit, Painted Bunting, Bluejay, Cardinal, Squiggle Bird (Kingfisher-esque)

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