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The red-crowned parakeet or red-fronted parakeet, also widely known by its Māori name of kākāriki, is a small parrot found in New Zealand. It is characterised by its bright green plumage and the red pattern on its head. 


I've had fun drawing and photographing the Kakariki in our neighbours pear tree.


Media: oil on canvas and 24 crt gold leaf

Measures: 510mm heigh x 770mm wide x 350mm deep

Kakariki Dream - original oil on canvas and gold leaf

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