This is superb Carolyn. Love his golden beak and beady eye. Lovely feathers too.

Beautifully done Carolyn

An absolute beauty Carolyn, the way you've drawn the feathers is particularly good

How effective this is on the grey paper. And you’ll just have to order more deliveries, Carolyn!

Thank you for your lovely comments Christine, David, Heather and Marjorie.

Absolutely superb, Carolyn! The detail is second to none!!

This is great, Carolyn. Well done!

fantastic detail.

Thank you for your lovely comments David, Mia and Stephen.

Beautiful artwork Carolyn.

I have never managed to use colour pencils effectively. This is really beautiful, that beak looks devastatingly effective.

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Coloured pencil on Clairefontaine Denim A4 paper. I sat waiting for a delivery so used my time to do something for myself. Reference photo courtesy of Carl Royall from Kodiak Alaska

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Carolyn Parkinson

I am a retired Physical Eduction Teacher of 33 years. Having always regretted choosing to study Physics O' Level over Art, (and not having done any artwork since then apart from doodling during meetings!...) I decided on my retirement in August 2016 that it was time to start drawing and painting…

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