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Trade in your bird watching binoculars for a brush
Sherry C. Nelson, MDA, invites you to paint your favorite American garden birds.
In this book, 11 different oil painting projects show you how to create Bluebirds, Cardinals, Goldfinches, Hummingbirds and other stunning birds in their natural surroundings. Sherry even teaches you, stroke by stroke, how to paint delicate feather textures, markings and eyes
Each project is explained in 20 or more steps and features a materials list, paint mixtures, field sketches and reference photographs. It's never been easier to paint the feathered friends you've been admiring in your backyard.
In this unique guide, 11 different oil painting projects show decorative painters how to create bluebirds, cardinals, goldfinches, and more.
A guide on how to create garden birds with the brush. Nelson demonstrates, through 11 oil painting projects, how to paint delicate feathers, beaks, marking and eyes. Each project is explained step by step, featuring transfer ready drawings, close-up illustrations, materials lists, paint mixtures, field sketches and reference photographs.