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Sketch Fest #96 will run March 16-18! (Today's date: 2018-03-19 03:59:49)

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Sleepy 'tiels. by Kate

Sleepy 'tiels.
by Kate

Prompt: Birds are sleeping...
prompted by: Joanna Bromley, during Sketch Fest #19 (October, 2011)

My cockatiels, Buffy, Spike, and Leesa, all snuggly and sleepy. Coloured pencil on black watercolour stock. 1hr.


Kathy McLean says: wow they are beautiful ~ Reply?

     Kate replied to this: Thankyou!

Irene Fernandez says: This is amazing! The colours are so beautiful. Fantastic! ~ Reply?

     Kate replied to this: Thanks! I would have worked more into them, but ran out of time.

Joanna Bromley says: WOw...the details in this are stunning..love your colored pencil rendering and lighting! The feathers looks so delicate! Thanks for taking my promt! *hug* Have a great weekend! ~ Reply?

     Kate replied to this: I adore these birdies in real life, so it was a delight to draw them! Thankyou for the inspiration!

Sally Gilroy says: So beautiful! I love how you did it! ~ Reply?

     Kate replied to this: Thankyou!

Renee Erickson says: Beautiful--look so soft. :) ~ Reply?

     Kate replied to this: Cockatiels are particularly soft and fluffy, so I'm glad to hear I was able to convey that! Thanks!

Jenny Heidewald says: This is incredible! I always admire anyone who can get bird drawings to cooperate with them. :) ~ Reply?

     Kate replied to this: Thankyou! Birds are my current challenge and passion. XD

Sue Rundle-Hughes says: So beautiful! ~ Reply?

Elisa tudor says: beautiful. love the pose and the colors on the black. Great job. ~ Reply?

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