Coloured Pencil on heavy weight cartridge paper. Been preparing for our local open studio event and working on this in between times so it has taken a while. From a photo my husband took in the garden when a sparrow hawk swooped down on what we think was a baby blackbird as there was an adult blackbird dive bombing it in a rescue attempt. The hawk let my husband get quite close to him with the camera before he flew off with his prey. Nature can be so cruel sometimes. C & C welcome and thanks for looking .
About the Artist
I am a self taught artist or, as I like to say, I'm "unrestricted by formal teaching" which probably explains my mish mash of styles. I paint in most media, watercolour, gouache, oil, coloured pencil and my favourite, soft pastels. I'm inspired by the Scottish landscape, nature and animals and…View full profile