I am participating in this online event called 30 Paintings in 30 Days (September 2015). I am doing it to stretch my limits and create something everyday for 30 Days. I am by no means an expert, but I see this experience as practice. You can see all the work here, I think: Leslie Saeta's blog.
Here is my day 1 piece of a peacock it is acrylic on wood panel, 6" x 6"