Understanding Feathers: Illustrating Birds with David Sibley
Title: “Understanding Feathers: Illustrating Birds with David Sibley”
Date/Time: Saturday, February 17, 12-1:30pm
Location: Burchfield Penney Board Room
Description: Using a flip chart and markers David Sibley will demonstrate the arrangement of birds' feathers and how this relates to shapes and color patterns. Participants will then work on illustrating their own birds.
Level: Anyone interested in learning more about illustrating birds.
About David Sibley: David Allen Sibley is the author and illustrator of the series of successful guides to nature that bear his name, including the New York Times bestseller The Sibley Guide to Birds. He has contributed art and articles to Smithsonian, Science, The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, Birding, BirdWatching, and North American Birds, and wrote and illustrated a syndicated column for The New York Times.
This workshop is part of Birds on the Niagara 2024