In this demo, Maria shows two techniques for sketching feathers: a “fast-slow” approach and a more detailed pencil sketch with watercolor.
Materials used include:
- Folio Palette with 15 Double Pans
- Daniel Smith Watercolors
- Limited Edition Size 4 Synthetic Rosemary & Co brush
- X-Shot Collapsible Water Cup
- Helvetica Pencil
- Kneadable Eraser
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Maria Coryell-Martin is an expeditionary artist following the tradition of traveling artists as naturalists and educators. She is also the founder of Art Toolkit. Learn more about Maria’s work at expeditionaryart.com.