‘Most people’s reactions are “nice photo of a parrot”,’ said the Italian artist.
He took 4 hours to complete his painting and a special breathable paint was used for the painting. Then he took further an hour for positioning her on a tree lump.
Getting the scene set up took about five hours, and then it took about another four hours to paint the model and an hour to get her position right,’ he said.
‘Even some of my closest friends who know me and my art didn’t notice that it is not a real parrot. ‘When they found out, they were really amazed, stunned and surprised.’ He added.