How to draw a nightingale

Step 1

Mark off the width and height of the nightingale. Draw two ovals that will help to define places for its head and body. Draw a line, which will act as the center of its beak. Add a smooth line for the tree.

Step 2

Draw the bird’s neck. Add guidelines for its body and tail.

Step 3

Define places for the legs, wings and mouth of the nightingale.

Step 4

Mark off the shapes of the legs, wings and beak.

Step 5

Detail the shape of the wings. Add the eye, toes and tail of the bird.

Step 6

Outline the shapes of the feathers, tongue and claws. Work on the figure, paying special attention to detail.

Step 7

Contour the nightingale, trying to vary the thickness and darkness of the line. Add more detail and add the ground. Erase all guidelines.

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Lena London
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