It’s week 30 of my self-guided weekly art project and the bird theme continues. This time my attention turned to galahs – pink breasted cockatoos. Galahs like to forage on foot in grassy areas. Our home is hopelessly devoid of anything resembling lawn so we don’t see them in our yard but they do congregate elsewhere at Copacabana. This blurry snap was taken on my morning walk over Easter
In Australian slang, a galah is associated with gaudy dress. I decided to exercise some artistic licence and amp up the colour even more as I wanted to reference the pink used in the Pigface textile sketch from Week 1:
View the Copa Abstractions collection from my weekly art project so far.
I look forward to seeing YOUR weekly art project. New participants are welcome to join in at any time. Be sure to link back to your specific blog/social media post so that we can learn more about your inspiration and process.
Weekly Art Project Link Up: Week 29: 12 April 2017
Week 15 of 2017
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