How to paint birds in watercolor. Part II

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This post is sequel of the previous tutorial “How to paint birds in watercolor” Part I

In this tutorial you will learn how to draw chickadees! Those beautiful yellow breasted birds, used to come on my balcony every day. Once there was 6 of them and that`s when I started painting them.

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1.Start with a sketch

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2.Apply the paint

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Unfortunately, I didn`t have a bird posing on a cup of coffee but that didn`t stop my imagination and I put two things I love on one place. By the way that`s not the only bird-coffee related painting I`ve made. 🙂

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Yep, I need my morning coffee! But who doesn`t? 😀 back on the tutorial…

3. Start painting the chickadee.

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Don`t get into detail at this stage. Apply the main colors of the bird first.

4.Get into detail once you have applied the colors of the bird

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5. Scan your painting and adjust the levels on Photoshop

If you have any questions about the process of painting, please ask in the comments bellow! 🙂

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If you want to own a Chickadee Print by me, visit my shop.

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In my Society6 profile you can find all kinds of items with my chickadee designs on them. Go check them out 😉

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