Drawing Together Episode 26: From Heron Out

Drawing Together Episode 26: From Heron Out

this episode is Part of the Drawing Together live video series – learn more here

The ponds near my home offer some wonderful opportunity to observe these graceful creatures. Let’s take a look at drawing a Great Blue Heron! If you’d like, follow along with this reference image: https://bit.ly/2yQx752

Today, I’m working with:

  • Strathmore Drawing Paper
  • Ebony Pencil
  • Carbon Pencil
  • Kneaded and Rubber Erasers

In this session, we’ll cover:

  • Drawing a Blue Heron
  • Drawing Reflections
  • Drawing Water
  • Drawing Feathers
  • Realistic drawing techniques for pencil
  • Shading Techniques
  • Managing detail


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