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M.Mason
08-07-2014, 10:35 AM
Hi All!
Here's a bird I finished right before a show last weekend and the little guy sold!! I'm not sure what kind of bird this is (the feathers are blue and orange), but if anyone out there is a bird enthusiast, I'd love to know! He had such a fun posture and was so darn cute, I just had to scratch him!

It is a 5x7, reference image is from PMP.

Thanks for looking!

Rodman
08-07-2014, 12:45 PM
Cathy will probably be able to tell you.... I can tell you, it's cute!

Snow Dance
08-07-2014, 02:16 PM
Hi Melissa,

Blue head, blue wings and tail, and orange breast, right? If so, it's a blue bird. If the chin is blue and the upper back orangey blue, it's a Western bluebird, if the chin is orange and the back just blue, it's an Eastern bluebird.
Looks like a young one, so these colors may vary a little, but the colors and the bill sure say "Bluebird"

Becky

Foxyheart2002
08-07-2014, 04:21 PM
sooooo cute!!! I can see why it sold!

M.Mason
08-08-2014, 03:20 PM
Thanks Rodman!
Thank you for the help on the breed Becky! I'll have to look at some photos of the different kinds online and see if I can figure it out!
Thank you Sue!

Harry Seymour
08-08-2014, 08:45 PM
Great and cute little puff ball.

PaintDog
08-08-2014, 09:34 PM
He's very cute! Well done :-)
I think he might be a European Robin. They often have that "puffy" look and have slate blue & orange on them.

http://fc06.deviantart.net/fs70/i/2012/363/f/9/i__m_not_fat_just_cuddly___european_robin_by_jamie_macarthur-d5pleh4.jpg

nelvia
08-09-2014, 01:40 PM
He is so cute, no wonder someone had to take him home.

M.Mason
08-11-2014, 10:15 AM
Thank you Harry!
Thank you Ann - I'll have to look into that as well!
Thank you Nelvia!

birdlover
08-21-2014, 10:36 AM
What a cutie.

Scratcheret
08-21-2014, 11:13 AM
Adorable little bird! Nice work! Like the ground work too!

ggart4u
08-21-2014, 05:51 PM
Sweet tweetie... so cute!

Trilby
08-31-2014, 02:50 PM
Cute and perky and beautifully scratched.
TJ

M.Mason
09-12-2014, 05:01 PM
Thank you Angela!
Thank you scratcheret!
Thank you Ginger!
Thank you TJ!

Obedec
09-12-2014, 09:30 PM
I agree with everyone else, CUTE!

PatrickHedges
09-19-2014, 07:13 AM
Cute indeed, but not just that, damn well scratched too!