Looking for a fresh new way to illustrate our feathered friends? Join artist Kristen Vardanega (@littletinyegg) in this Live Demo as she talks us through her process of painting birds with mixed media! Find out how she translates reference photos into artworks while incorporating your own spin and style when painting birds. Learn helpful tricks on bird anatomy, composition, and colour theory along the way!
Check out this reference image here if you want to paint along!

Topics Covered:

  • Tips on looking for the defining characteristics of the bird to focus on;
  • Combining different mediums together effectively in a painting;
  • Starting with lighter values, and building towards darker values;
  • Gathering reference nearby to use as inspiration for art.

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