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Great Blue Heron - Feather by windfalcon Great Blue Heron - Feather by windfalcon
A bird that I don't believe I've ever painted before! Great blue herons are marvelous birds, with lovely colors and all sorts of cool feathers.

I am reminded over and over how hard it is to scan blues accurately, especially when you have a bit of purple mixed in *sigh*. Even Photoshop couldn't help me this time.


Acrylic on turkey tail feather
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seffykoepsel Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
freaking awesome!

wondering if you sell these at all?
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windfalcon Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Professional Traditional Artist
I do!  I take painted feather commissions, and you can find examples and prices here - www.falconmoon.com/commissions… a single tail feather painting like this is $125.
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seffykoepsel Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome. well I will definitely buy one when I have the money saved up for it. and as long as nothing happens that I need to use it for -_-
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Farzaan-Ab Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Wwait dat is sooooo cool!
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zealot117 Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2014
awesome work :D
really really beautiful
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puddenhead86wmrg Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2013
Beautiful! My favorite bird.
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krazybyrdwoman Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2012
Beautiful!
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Jazzcat-27 Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Such intricate design!
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mickchet Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Fantastic, very interesting works!!
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NIGHTFURY18 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
This is really nice! I love it :heart: Where would I get turkey tail feathers? I'v been wanting to attempt something like this :)
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