Sunday, February 27, 2011

The Long Tailed Shrike

  1. The Long Tailed Shrike is a member of the bird family Laniidae, the shrikes.
  2. It is generally found in on bushes in scrubby areas and cultivation.
  3. This bird preys on lizards, insects, rodents and even small birds.
  4. Its feet are not suited for tearing, beak is used for preying purpose.
*Medium: Pencil color
*Reproduced from an old calender

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Girl sitting (Madhubani style)

  • This was printed on a packet of incense sticks. 
  • This particular style is known as 'Madhubani'. 
  • It is an ancient Indian style originally from the state of Bihar.
  • This style  originated at the time of the Ramayana.
  • The medium is pencil color.