Black-tailed Godwit study in acrylic

Black-tailed Godwit study in acrylic

I think you've definitely got to grips with both the medium and the subject, Emma! Fabulous work!

Great painting - love the reflection and water particularly.

Beautiful, Emma - I agree with Thalia.

Lovely Emma. You’re doing very well with acrylics.

Thanks everyone for the encouragement 😁

Posted by Emma P on Mon 22 Apr 21:24:59

Love this. The colour of the water really makes the bird stand out and the water dripping from its beak is a nice touch.

Thanks Julia and Margaret.

Posted by Emma P on Tue 23 Apr 08:52:47

Very nice atmosphere Emma.

Thanks Bob.

Posted by Emma P on Wed 24 Apr 08:33:56
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I love Godwits - they're all legs and beak, with beautifully coloured plumage and gentle expressions. But that also makes them tricky to paint, especially as I haven't got to grips with acrylics yet.

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Emma P

I'm an amateur painter from County Durham. I sketch and paint for my own enjoyment and relaxation; in particular, looking at the plants and animals in our local area and attempting to paint them. My painting "Goldfinches on Teasel" was chosen to be made into a card by Tees Valley Wildlife Trust. I…

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