Red grouse: ‘On the Alert’

Colin has just finished this lovely painting of a red grouse.   It’s a male bird in superb breeding plumage, and lit by the early morning sun;   the almost abstract background and the bleached stalks of dead heather in front give a startling three-dimensional effect.

Copyright © Colin Woolf

Copyright © Colin Woolf

Copyright © Colin Woolf

Entitled ‘On the Alert’, the painting is now for sale on Colin’s website;  you can see this and other images in progress on his Latest Paintings page.

Comments

  1. Amazing!

  2. Homestead Ramblings says:

    Agree, Amazing!!

  3. Completely astonishing – the eye, the feathers….how is it even possible to paint like that? Wonderful!

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