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Pen and crayon drawing of a magpie

Posted On: Thursday 9th February 2012
Summary: This magpie was sketched viewing it through a pair of binoculars. Not a bad subject because it sat still for me

Blog Tags: Sketching   Birds   Simple art   Pen and ink   

mapgie drawingThis magpie sat still for me as I viewed it through binoculars perched in a tree near the Abbey Pool in Cambridge where I swim. (Well, surely you don't think I would venture out anywhere without sketching something?!) He just moved his head from side to side, and flicked his tail to maintain balance.
 

 

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