Learn easy techniques for sketching birds
I love teaching folks how to sketch birds, both at live workshops and online with my easy tutorials. Watch the videos below and download the helpful handouts on sketching birds. If you’d like to learn even more about sketching birds, take my online class or join me on a nature sketching retreat!
How to Draw a Robin
How to Draw a Woodpecker
How to Draw an Ovenbird
How to Draw a Jay
How to Sketch Birds for the Absolute Beginner Workshop in Alaska
What a lively crew we had for my presentation on sketching birds for the University of Alaska campus in Nome, Alaska in December, 2016. Watch the video below and follow along; the intro ends and workshop begins at the 3:00 minute mark if you’d like to skip ahead. You may download the pdf of the powerpoint slide show used in this video.
Audubon Society Presentation
- Link to PDF of my slideshow: Bird sketching presentation
- Link to PDF handout: Quick Tips for Sketching Birds in the Field
- Link to PDF: Bird Sketching Workshop Resources
Birds Caribbean Bird Sketching Workshop
The following information is a supplement to the workshop I taught at the Birds Caribbean Meeting in Jamaica, July 2015
- Link to slide show on sketching birds that I used in my presentation (as seen below): Intro-to-Bird-sketching-BIRDSCARIBBEANWORKSHOP
Link to Bird Sketching Workshop Resources pdf
- This two page handout has information on the best resources and supplies for learning to sketch birds.
Link to Drawing a Hummingbird tutorial pdf as seen below
Want to Learn More about Sketching Birds?
Take my online class : Sketching Backyard Birds for Beginners