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The Resplendent Quetzal

Greeting Cards & Postcards


Gillette, United States

Sizing Information

Small Greeting Card Large Greeting Card Postcard
4" x 6" 5" x 7.5" 4" x 6"


  • 300gsm card with a satin finish
  • Supplied with envelopes
  • Optional cellophane sleeves, ideal for reselling
  • Discount of 30% on every order of 8+ cards


Artist's Description

Dear Peter …
Josie and I just returned from Central America a few days ago … you remember .. I told you about the trip a few months ago (smile) …
Well … (grin) … we were extremely lucky to catch a glimpse of the newest variation of the Quetzal bird … Spendorus Resplendent … only seen once before by the noted orthinologist, Roger M. Milhouse, PhD, on his last trip to the region back in 2001.
You remember him don’t you? … the bird guy from back in our university days? LOL … I know you couldn’t have forgotten him (grin) …
well … You can imagine our excitement yet we were able to quickly get his photo. No not Roger’s photo (grin) … Do check the attachment (smile)
After we returned I sent a copy to Roger who immediately emailed back that it was indeed the bird that he had seen.
I plan to meet with him in a few months to tentatively plan a trip back to the area where we sited the bird. I’m so excited I can hardly wait.
Would you be interested in joining me when I meet with Roger? .. Josie is tied up with another project and won’t have time to help me out on this one. I know how interested you are in the wildlife of Central America so …
get back to me as soon as you can … if you’re really interested I’d love to have you join us (big smile)

for more information see The Resplendent Quetzal
Work done in apophysis with post work in gimp.
Best viewed large.
AP 09 0007 090905 The Resplendent Quetzal

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