Warbler by shirley seput


# 3 in my bird series. 12 x 12 oil on canvas
Thanks so much to photographer Ederle for the awesome reference photo!
love your birds Shirley!!!
warm regards, Christina
8 months ago
Hey Christina! I am having fun painting them! So glad you like them!
8 months
Simply enchanting.
Soft, warm colours.
Marilyn xx
8 months
Thank so much Marilyn for your lovely comment!
8 months
A very lovely painting Shirlry
8 months
Thank you so much Barry!
8 months
Fabulous piece of art, very well done, J.
7 months
Thank you John... I might have to keep this one...going to start another one tomorrow, I am enjoying this bird series very much and am thrilled to be among your favorites!
7 months
Beautiful painting....your soft touch reflects this little warbler perfectly.
7 months
Hi Shirley! Thanks so much for your lovely comment!
7 months
Fabulous painting, it is very realistic. The detail in the feathers is very good. I like the background too.
7 months
Thanks so much June!
7 months
Nicely done! My compliments and very best wishes, David.
7 months
Thank you David... I appreciate your commenting.
7 months
Lovely work Shirley and i like all your birds,...many compliments!....Michael
7 months
Thank you Michael, I am really enjoying working on the bird series.
7 months
Shirley, I love this beauty! Great color and texture!
2 months
Thank you so much Deborah... I think it is my favorite of the bird series too!
2 months
beautiful !!
2 months
Thanks so much Cynthia!
2 months
Wow......such exquisite work....so beautifully presented.

Kind regards,

2 months
What a lovely comment Alan ... thank you!
2 months
A delightful form for this warbler showing its feathers and lovely presentation as it is perched upon a branch with the grasses and reflections in the hazy blue pool!
2 months
Thank you Angela for taking the time to comment! So pleased you like it!
2 months
this is absolutely stunning!!!
2 months
awwww ... thanks Bevie!
2 months
Hi Shirley! Such a wonderful artwork! My compliments!

Best regards, Irina.
9 days
Thanks so much Irina!
8 days
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Artist Statement
for shirley seput
shirley seputPainting is a refuge for me. It quiets my mind and gives me a sense of purpose. I am a selftaught
painter who has a passion for painting glass
with all of its unexpected colors and subtle distortions.
I particularly enjoy painting marbles, glassware, and still life. Art, in one form or another, has always been a part of my life, and I have always
been fascinated by realism. Im drawn to detail
workI strive to paint exactly what I see. The realistic
nature of my work makes oil a natural medium
of choice as it offers a fluidity like no other. Working
from a limited palette in controlled lighting, I paint
both from life as well as photographs. Painting has
changed the way I see the world. There is beauty
hidden everywhere. Through...
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