Hummingbird

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You've caught the movement of this bird beautifully

Lovely and you've caught movement so well

Thank you Anne and Heather. Your comments are useful and much appreciated.

I agree with Anne. It’s exactly what I was going to say!

Thanks Spencer. Your comments are useful and much appreciated.

Hang on Studio Wall
25/03/2022
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Smallest of birds. Lifespan 3-5 years. From 5.5 cm in length. Heart beats up to 1,200 times per minutes. One of the smallest has a wing beat rate of about 80 per second. The only birds that can fly backward. They have no sense of smell but can hear much better than humans. The smallest hummingbird weights about 2g. Diet: nectar, spiders, flies, aphids, gnats and mosquitoes.

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Rikke Jergyes

My first name is Danish and is pronounced "Ricky". I am married and have a 10 year old son. His mother and I are home schooling him Cambridge International. We live in Montmartre, Paris. I mostly work from home so I have some free time to dabble in art. All my paintings and drawings are digital.

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