Birdspot. On the road. Drawing birds.

Adult White-crowned Sparrow studies (Zonotrichia leucophrys leucophrys). Watercolor, gouache, and ink on tan paper, 11 x 7.5″, 2011.

7 Responses to “White-crowned Sparrow, part 2”

  1. Love your watercolours, Do me a favour and write a damn book on birds feet will you! You did like 3 lines on the top right one and still nailed em! Great stuff Katherine!

  2. lovely. makes me want to go see more sparrows.

  3. Hi Katherine,
    Beautiful drawings.
    Do you use a special type of toned paper for these and do you stretch the paper before working on your drawings?

  4. So beautiful. Looove the downward tilt of the head. Do you sell these? I would wallpaper a room with them, if I could.

  5. Thank you for pointing out these sparrows at the L.A. County arboretum today. Love the way you’ve captured them with watercolors.

  6. Thank you, Marilyn! It was wonderful to meet you and what a great morning we had. Hope to see you again soon!

  7. Thank you Katherine for the fine art
    You draw a very beautiful birds pictures.

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