The Barn Swallow

Posted on: May 22, 2018 at 9:56 pm

"The Barn Swallow", Oils on Board, 6X6 inches, ©sandhyamanne

The Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica) is the most widespread species of swallow in the world. It is a distinctive passerine bird with blue upperparts, a long, deeply forked tail and curved, pointed wings. It is found in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas.

I enjoyed painting the blues, it has such light touch of violet that makes the blues look so rich... I enjoy working with the oils just for that!! The colours and the paints make the subjects come alive...

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