Birds in Flight: Charley Harper

Amy Mulvenna

Find out how to draw a bird in flight in the minimal realist style of American artist Charley Harper. We look at two birds in this lesson: the beautiful British Great Tit and a puffin scouting for lunch!

You will need:

  • A pencil
  • Drawing paper
  • Colouring pens or pencils
  • A photograph of a bird in flight