Birding by André Mora

Exploring different ways of drawing birds that visit my backyard. All illustrations done on a 9.7" iPad Pro with Apple Pencil, using Procreate.

3 Shots + 1 Attachment


What’s goin’ down?

December 01, 2016

Aiming for a sketch a day. This time a full body, to show how nuthatches scale trees up and down. Full drawing attached.

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Black-Capped Chickadee

November 30, 2016

A more detailed bird than the last, this one with no outline strokes. Not sure I want get this precise with the faces, but I'm happy with the colored pencil strokes on the body and background.

Red-Breasted Nuthatch

November 29, 2016

After a couple months with my iPad Pro and Apple Pencil, I’ve started on a series of birds. Initially they were more playful — for a kids book idea — but I’ve veered into more accurate renditions. So now I'm exploring coloring and fill m...