Waaaay back in May 2008 I posted my first WIP picture for this guy. I have finally in the last few weeks made some much awaited progress on him. The orange glass worked out perfectly for his beak and I found a way to incorporate shells that I picked up at the beach by where I photographed him.
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This mosaic is part of my personal collection. You can view it here: http://blog.mosaicsmith.com/2009/10/shading-grout.html
Prints are available from my page at Fine Art America: http://fineartamerica.com/artists/19+linda+smith
I also create original design silver jewelry: https://www.etsy.com/shop/MosaicSmith?search_query=jewelry
Available mosaic art: https://www.etsy.com/shop/MosaicSmith?search_query=mosaic+art