Thursday, January 24, 2013

Hummingbird / Hibiscus, Hand Painted Glass Christmas Ornament 3 1/8"

Hummingbird/Hibiscus Christmas Ornament
Hummingbird/Hibiscus Christmas Ornament 

Description:Hand painted 3 1/8" glass Christmas ornament that shows a ruby- throated hummingbird poking its beak into the center of  a red hibiscus flower. The background is white with a stripe of gold glitter encircling the whole scene. Glitter has also been applied to the bird and the flower. The rest of the ornament is dark green.

How Made:
Started out as a clear glass ornament which was primed with white pigmented shellac, painted with acrylic paint, and finished with a clear gloss acrylic coating.

Date: Painted in January 2013

Status: Available for sale.

Artist: David S Straughan of Pelham, NH