oil painting · Step-by-step

Ruby Throat

I decided I really liked the painting of the little female hummingbird in flight, so I again went back to visit my reference photos and found this one:


Here is the block-in: IMG_2604

And the final painting.


There is a bit of a glare making the paint around his head more reflective than it should be. I’ll give it a bit more time to dry and take a better photo.




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