Friday, November 7, 2014

Three In The Nest - a bird's nest watercolor painting SOLD

watercolor 7x10 inches magnify/purchase For once I've painted something from nothing. Without a photo reference and no bird's nest on hand, I made it up. I used alternating layers of watercolor and masking fluid. Then I removed the masking and painted the shadows. The splatters and drips were necessary and very exciting! Bird nests make me think of families with children. This one should go to a family with three children, don't you think?


  1. This is so fresh and spontaneous. Great technique, too.
    Mary Jo Werner

  2. Karen, this painting is amazing, especially with watercolour. All the best Karen.


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