In the air

Birds helped me take flight with acrylic paints. I found inspiration in the turkey vultures in the fields after they are hayed and at the Cascade Raptor center in Eugene Oregon.
Learning to paint their feathers and to make their eyes come alive taught me volumes.

Turkey Vulture
Turkey Vulture

Barn owl
Barn owl

Peregrine Falcon
Peregrine Falcon

Turkey Vulture
Turkey Vulture