Parrot Forum Header Left  
Go Back   Parrot Forum - Parrot Owner's Community > Community > Questions and Answers

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #21 (permalink)  
Old 07-10-2019, 03:05 PM
Jen5200's Avatar
Supporting Member
Parrots:
Baby - Sun Conure; Tango - GCC; Bindi - Sun Conure; Stanley - Pineapple GCC Screamer “Scree” - Cockatiel
Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: Washington State
Thanks: 2,931
Thanked 2,593 Times in 951 Posts
Jen5200 is on a distinguished road
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Beautiful!
__________________
Jen
Baby (Sun conure adopted in 2016, hatched approx 2011, female)
Tango (GCC adopted in 2016, hatched approx 2014, female)
Bindi (Sun conure adopted Jan 2018, hatched approx 2011, female)
Screamer (Cockatiel adopted April 2018, hatched approx 2012, female)
Stanley (Pineapple GCC adopted Aug 2018, hatched approx 2014, male)
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Jen5200 For This Useful Post:
Kiwibird (07-10-2019), SailBoat Supporting Member (07-10-2019)
  #22 (permalink)  
Old 07-10-2019, 03:14 PM
LaManuka's Avatar
Supporting Member
Parrots:
Fang (8yo (ab)normal grey cockatiel), HRH Crown Princess Lilly Pilly (purple-crowned lorikeet gotcha date 28 October 2018) & Valentino (budgie, gotcha date 14 Feb 2019 at approx 6mo)
Join Date: Aug 2018
Location: Brisbane Australia
Thanks: 3,353
Thanked 4,585 Times in 1,248 Posts
LaManuka is on a distinguished road
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Oh yes that budgie does look terrific!

Can I make a suggestion for maybe parrot number 10b - the rainbow lorikeet? I’d love to see your take on that riot of colour!
__________________
"Words speak us more than we speak them.” Hercule Poirot (I know he’s fictional, but he’s my favourite “Belgian upstart”!)
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to LaManuka For This Useful Post:
Kiwibird (07-10-2019), Laurasea Supporting Member (07-11-2019), SailBoat Supporting Member (07-10-2019)
  #23 (permalink)  
Old 07-10-2019, 05:12 PM
SailBoat's Avatar
Supporting Member
Parrots:
DYH Amazon
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Western, Michigan
Thanks: 34,667
Thanked 23,877 Times in 8,120 Posts
SailBoat will become famous soon enough
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

First one out of the box is: Remarkable!
__________________


In each Morning's early light; there is a promise, an Amazon makes!

Last edited by SailBoat; 07-11-2019 at 10:27 AM.
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to SailBoat For This Useful Post:
Kiwibird (07-10-2019), LaManuka Supporting Member (07-10-2019), Laurasea Supporting Member (07-11-2019)
  #24 (permalink)  
Old 07-10-2019, 06:13 PM
Kiwibird's Avatar
Senior Member
Parrots:
1 BFA- Kiwi. Hatch circa 98', forever home with us Dec. 08'
Join Date: Jul 2012
Thanks: 8,487
Thanked 16,329 Times in 6,369 Posts
Kiwibird will become famous soon enough
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Thanks all! I plan to do a cockatiel next, but first I have to finish a commission piece that will no doubt take a few more days.
__________________
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Kiwibird For This Useful Post:
SailBoat Supporting Member (07-11-2019)
  #25 (permalink)  
Old 07-10-2019, 06:15 PM
Kiwibird's Avatar
Senior Member
Parrots:
1 BFA- Kiwi. Hatch circa 98', forever home with us Dec. 08'
Join Date: Jul 2012
Thanks: 8,487
Thanked 16,329 Times in 6,369 Posts
Kiwibird will become famous soon enough
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Quote: Originally Posted by LaManuka View Post
Oh yes that budgie does look terrific!

Can I make a suggestion for maybe parrot number 10b - the rainbow lorikeet? I’d love to see your take on that riot of colour!
Ooooohhhhh a lorikeet! They are very colorful and common in some parts of the world (I think?).
__________________
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Kiwibird For This Useful Post:
SailBoat Supporting Member (07-11-2019)
  #26 (permalink)  
Old 07-10-2019, 08:02 PM
Betrisher's Avatar
Senior Member
Parrots:
Dominic: Galah(2018 RIP); Six Lovebirds:The Lovies; Barney and Madge(The Beaks): Alexandrines; Miss Rosetta Stone: Little Corella
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Newcastle, NSW, Australia
Thanks: 10,117
Thanked 7,783 Times in 2,680 Posts
Betrisher is on a distinguished road
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

April, that's incredible!!! I was thinking (dunno why, but I was) that he'd be a predictable water colour painting of your usual budgie. What you've done is alive and vibrant and it expresses the big-bird-in-a-little-bird's-body nature of a budge *perfectly*! Can't wait to see more of your amazing art.
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Betrisher For This Useful Post:
Aspie_Aviphile (07-14-2019), Kiwibird (07-11-2019), SailBoat Supporting Member (07-11-2019)
  #27 (permalink)  
Old 07-10-2019, 09:03 PM
Supporting Member
Parrots:
Patches the Grand Eclectus Cuckoo the BFA RIP
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: Maine, USA
Thanks: 753
Thanked 1,630 Times in 310 Posts
saxguy64 is on a distinguished road
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Wow! Just... WOW! I'm not usually at a loss for words, but that's all I got. Beautiful work. Thank you for sharing it with us. Can't wait for the next one!

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to saxguy64 For This Useful Post:
Kiwibird (07-11-2019), SailBoat Supporting Member (07-11-2019)
  #28 (permalink)  
Old 07-11-2019, 01:12 PM
Kiwibird's Avatar
Senior Member
Parrots:
1 BFA- Kiwi. Hatch circa 98', forever home with us Dec. 08'
Join Date: Jul 2012
Thanks: 8,487
Thanked 16,329 Times in 6,369 Posts
Kiwibird will become famous soon enough
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Quote: Originally Posted by Betrisher View Post
April, that's incredible!!! I was thinking (dunno why, but I was) that he'd be a predictable water colour painting of your usual budgie. What you've done is alive and vibrant and it expresses the big-bird-in-a-little-bird's-body nature of a budge *perfectly*! Can't wait to see more of your amazing art.
Lol. Ya not exactly a simple watercolor My art style, as far as I can tell. is pretty unique.
__________________
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Kiwibird For This Useful Post:
Betrisher (Today), SailBoat Supporting Member (07-11-2019)
  #29 (permalink)  
Old 07-11-2019, 01:25 PM
SailBoat's Avatar
Supporting Member
Parrots:
DYH Amazon
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Western, Michigan
Thanks: 34,667
Thanked 23,877 Times in 8,120 Posts
SailBoat will become famous soon enough
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Likely because it is influenced by an Amazon!
__________________


In each Morning's early light; there is a promise, an Amazon makes!
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to SailBoat For This Useful Post:
Kiwibird (07-15-2019)
  #30 (permalink)  
Old 07-11-2019, 06:55 PM
wrench13's Avatar
Supporting Member
Parrots:
Yellow Shoulder Amazon, Salty
Join Date: Nov 2015
Location: long island, ny
Thanks: 327
Thanked 9,971 Times in 3,943 Posts
wrench13 is on a distinguished road
Re: Top 10 most quintessential parrots

Cool style ! Its like a combination of psyadelic and mezo-American. Like an Aztec on acid style. Me likey. Cant wait til you get to the exotic parrots, so I can submit Salty's species, a yellow shoulder Amazon.
__________________
See ALL Salty's Parrot trick videos on our CaptNiceGuy Channel:
https://m.youtube.com/user/captniceg...8ZwKHVY_AsI%3D
AL & Salty - hard at work.

Follow Salty's 105 page lifestory thread:
http://www.parrotforums.com/amazons/...now-salty.html

The Crew:
Salty - YSA - hatched 8/15/15
Geri - Blond haired Queens wife , birthday unknown
Tinker - Cairn terrier, 4/15/08
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to wrench13 For This Useful Post:
Kiwibird (07-15-2019), SailBoat Supporting Member (07-11-2019)
Reply

Lower Navigation
Go Back   Parrot Forum - Parrot Owner's Community > Community > Questions and Answers

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Quintessential Cockatoo Timothy Testing, testing 1 09-07-2014 09:29 AM
Small Parrots Vs. Large Parrots Game Tangie Off Topic 3 04-03-2014 02:14 AM
Do larger parrots have more perception than smaller parrots? Mare Miller Cockatoos 5 05-21-2012 09:22 AM
How do parrots tell the difference between male and female parrots?? Atwee921 Conures 10 10-12-2011 12:28 AM



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.