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Drawing Shorebirds

January 14 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

stilt postureThe shorebird migration is on all over the Bay Area. Drawing shorebirds will train your eye to capture the subtlety and nuance of shape and the contrast of size. At high tide, shorebirds will flock together making comparison and sketching much easier. Learn the details of wader anatomy that are relevant for field sketchers and bird artists. Discover tricks to get down the shape quickly and easily, even on a bird that is moving. Learn the basic feather groups and how to imply feather detail. Discover the variation in bill shapes and how to draw them. Master tricks for drawing the long kinked necks of herons and egrets. Learn to draw legs and balance your birds.

Details

Date:
January 14
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Nature Journal Club
Phone:
(415) 310-7592
Email:
Website:
http://www.johnmuirlaws.com/bay-area-nature-journal-club

Venue

Edgewood Park Education Center
6 Old Stage Coach Road, Redwood City, CA 94062 United States
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Phone:
(650) 367-7576

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