Here's another bird study from a few years ago. The painting is based on a photo of a hummingbird hovering near a pink flower. The sky in the photo was blue but I changed it for aesthetics. To be clear, when I say reference photo, that means a photo to look at. There is no photo manipulation.
About the Author
Annie Dunn is the artist behind Chaos in Color. She's been a digital painter since 2003 and a scrap paper doodler for her entire life. She's kind of nutty about cats, has an odd affinity for skeletons, and likes to watch period movies on Netflix.