Nikki's Art Space Gallery, Shop 3, 11-13 Avalon Pde, Avalon, 2107

"Kookaburra Sits". Original Oil Painting on Canvas. Framed.

$3,650.00 Regular price

"Kookaburra Sits" 

Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of the Australian Laughing Kookaburra through Nikki Quarry's captivating oil painting. Known as the largest native Kingfisher, this regal bird's distinctive laughter-like calls have charmed generations. Nikki Quarry's artwork beautifully captures the kookaburra's majestic presence, highlighting its off white stomach, dark brown back, and wings.

Adding to the delight, Nikki Quarry and her children share a special connection with these feathered visitors. In their backyard, they joyfully feed the kookaburras mince, creating heartwarming moments that become an inspiration for her art.

Did you know that kookaburras are not just famous for their laughter-like calls but also their territorial behavior? They defend their territories with loud, cackling calls, often heard in the early morning and late afternoon.

Another fascinating fact is that kookaburras are known for their cooperation with humans. They are often seen perched on fences or branches, waiting for an opportunity to snatch a treat from friendly hands.

The blue-winged Kookaburra, on the other hand, stands out with its striking blue tail and a distinctive silver-blue wing line. They inhabit the northern regions of Australia and Papua New Guinea.

Nikki Quarry's oil painting captures the essence of these remarkable birds, celebrating their uniqueness and endearing behaviors. So, if you are curious about the charm of the Australian Kookaburra, Nikki Quarry's artwork will surely transport you to the enchanting world of these delightful avian friends.

Original Painting

Image Size:
Width: 102cm
Height: 102cm
Depth: 5cm
This original painting is completed in a combination of acrylic, oil and wax medium on stretched, ready to hang canvas.

It is framed in a natural hardwood with a floating style frame.



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