Painted bunting - found year-round in the southern United States as well as throughout coastal Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean during the winter months.
Painted bunting via Carol's Country Sunshine on Facebook
When God was finished creating N. American songbirds...He wiped off all His brushes onto this little fella and voilà... the Painted Bunting…. :))
The Painting Bunting is nicknamed "Nonpareil", which in French means "without equal", which I think is highly appropriate for such a spectacular bird.
Painted Bunting - Male [Passerina ciris]
Painted Bunting by E.J. Peiker
Rustic wedding cake with peony, a sprinkling of waxflowers and hand painted bunting.
29March2012 The Painted Bunting is one of the most brilliantly colored and visually striking birds in all of the United States. It is the only bird in the U.S. to have a blue head and red underparts.
Painted Bunting - Whatbird.com || Copyright © Jeff Wendorff
Painted Bunting - a very special bird to me. I've spotted several.