Copper Painting- by Ronald Sheldon of Washington State

This beautiful painting of an eagle on copper, was created by Ronald Sheldon of Goldendale, Washington.

The painting is on an 8" x 8" square of 5 mil copper. He uses a torch and acid bath to create the unique coloring of the copper, then he burnishes off the patina to paint on the bare surface.

You can view and order his artwork at