This challenge was “Draw a bird using an Elegant Writer Pen”.  This pen was originally designed for calligraphy, but when you touch the drawn image with a wet brush, the ink bleeds beautifully.


Here’s my reference photo – I think this is a taxidermied bird.


And what I drew – it’s OK, not one of my best, but a good exercise, none the less

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5 Responses to Challenge

  1. Lauren Kirley says:

    Very impressive Cher. You really should offer lessons, you have so much knowledge and are so skilled in inspiring others. Still I get lessons for bottles of Crown right ?

  2. The favorite one says:

    looks angry and hungry, I like it!!!!!!!!!!

  3. Maureen says:

    Love your little bird…Really tweat.

  4. Paulie says:

    Amazing feather work!

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