Introduction: How to Paint Birds in Watercolor. Part II
This post is sequel of the previous tutorial on my blog “How to paint birds in watercolor” Part I
In this tutorial you will learn how to draw chickadees!
Step 1: Find a Model!
It`s best to have a model, whether it`s a real bird on your window or just a photo.
Step 2: Start With a Sketch
Sketch the bird with a pencil. At this point you can make changes so don`t be afraid to use the rubber! It`s important to have fine lines of your bird.
Step 3: Apply the Paint
I started with the cup first. You can have your own composition. You might want to draw only a bird, or a bird on a branch. Of course you can start with applying paint on the bird. It`s up to you!
Step 4: Colour the Chickadee
Apply the main colours of the bird first.
Step 5: Get Into Detail Once You Have Applied the Colors of the Bird
Here are the steps of painting the bird.