Pebble Delivery from Washington!

package4This next pebble delivery is special to me because it comes from a place that I really do hope to visit one day. The Olympic Coast National Park!! Specifically this pebble came from Rialto Beach (see picture below). Like a few of my other pebble deliveries this one happen to come with a surprise too!!

Feathers from a Stellar Jay. The blue in this bird is just exquisite!! But before I get carried away. . .here is the pebble in question:

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I love the striations in this pebble!

Rialto Beach - photo from the National Park Service

Rialto Beach - photo from the National Park Service

I received this pebble from a fellow DeviantART user by the name glunac. Here is a photo of the feathers she included and below her very own Photograph of the Stellar Jay.

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Stellar Jay by Gloria Luna C.

You can purchase prints of this amazing bird in Gloria’s DeviantART Gallery:

http://glunac.deviantart.com/art/Steller-Jay-80153683

Thank you Gloria!!

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About Amanda Makepeace

Fantasy artist inspired by nature and myth.
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6 Responses to Pebble Delivery from Washington!

  1. Amazing pebble! I saw a Stellar Jay on a trip to Colorado. What a beautiful bird!

  2. imakeart says:

    I can only imagine. I’ve never seen once since they are only out west. When I saw Gloria’s photograph my jaw dropped!! I’m feeling really tempted to paint a Stellar Jay now. šŸ™‚

  3. Rebecca says:

    I’m from Washington State and Rialto Beach is soo beautiful!!! The Olympic National Forest is amazing, the only rain forest in North America!!

    Congrats on a great exchange!

  4. Debbie says:

    Oh Amanda…I am so happy you are receiving such beautiful items with your exchange. I must admit that as soon as I saw the unique pebble and stunning blue feather I just knew you would want to paint it!
    I have been telling my friends about your exchange and how I received the adorable ACEO of “Watching Cardinals”! My very first ACEO!
    If it ever warms up in Connecticut I will send you more pebbles. I am so glad I found you…I think you are an amazing person…I honestly believe that if we lived near one another we would become great friends!

    • imakeart says:

      Debbie I’m so happy you like the ACEO. That cat in the painting is actually my cat, Shadow! She loves sitting in the window and watching the birds. šŸ™‚ I thought I just had to share something that was special to me since you in turn shared your memories with me. I have no doubt we’d be great friends!!

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