I have been wanting to paint a crested caracara since I saw one in Texas last year. There is something just absurdly elegant about them and their extravagant toupees.
As always, my scanner gets a little irked on the blues–some of the dark bits are not as dark as they should be–but you get the gist.
8 x 16 mixed media sealed to board. Original going to Anthrocon, and then on to my gallery show if it doesn’t sell there.