Long-billed Curlew 7


The colored pencil Long-billed Curlew portrait is finally done. Lots of time went into this one, with many many preliminary sketches and plenty of photo reference. I loved the process and the challenging pose. And now onto the next…


Long-billed Curlew 3


Ok, the Long-billed Curlew color pencil portrait has begun. I have completely redrawn the basic outline, and slightly enlarged. This was done using a printout of my last composition, and the new light table Cricket gave me for my birthday. I was also able to center the composition on the paper, which was an added benefit.