Vibrant Watercolor Birds: 24 Effortless Projects of Showstopping Avian Species (Paperback)
Explore the Vivid World of Watercolor with these Fun and Stimulating Projects
Combining radiant bird-themed compositions with approachable step-by-step tutorials, Madhu S, founder of the beloved art brand Femvisionary, takes you through an array of stunning species. From tropical and garden birds all the way to aquatic and mountain birds, each distinct animal brings its own exciting, accessible challenge for artists. What’s more, every chapter introduces new skills and concepts that will help you build on the foundations you previously mastered, allowing artists of every skill level to achieve impressive results.
While working through birds of various sizes, colors and plumage, you’ll use essential watercolor techniques like wet-on-wet and wet-on-dry, in addition to learning methods for detailing, playing with tints and tones and working on your brush control. Fans of majestic species will appreciate projects featuring well-known subjects like the Toco Toucan and American Bald Eagle, and there are plenty of adorable options too, like Budgie Parakeets, the Broad-Tailed Hummingbird and the universally loved Puffin. Decorate the walls of your home with glorious compositions like the Pink Cockatoo, the Mountain Bluebird or the exquisite Mute Swan. There is no shortage of ways to display these works of art!
This is the perfect guide for budding, bird-loving artists looking to master the watercolor medium.
About the Author
Madhu S is a professional artist who shares her love of watercolor and bright compositions through her brand Femvisionary. She has taught thousands of enthusiastic students through her beginner-friendly art courses on Skillshare and her advanced courses through her website.
“This is such fantastic watercolor fun! Madhu blends her unique and beautiful style with enjoyable, accessible projects that are perfect for beginners and more advanced painters looking to add a splash of creativity to their work.”
— Charlie O'Shields, author of the Sketching Stuff™ book series and creator of Doodlewash®
“This book showcases Madhu’s amazing painting style and guides you through the process of recreating her beautiful artwork in a simple step-by-step manner. This is the perfect book for any watercolor enthusiast or bird lover!”
— Dana Fox, author of the bestselling Watercolor With Me series
“Madhu brings her paintings to life in a unique way. As she shares her skills with others, she also shares her unbelievable talent for adding movement, depth, color and light to each piece.”
— Sharon Laakkonen, director of marketing for Art Philosophy®