Colour and Composition: Birds Eggs


Amy Mulvenna

About this lesson

Make your own eggs-cellent composition, inspired by Charley Harper!

Colour and Composition: Birds Eggs

Amy Mulvenna

In this lesson, we examine a delicately coloured composition of different-sized bird's eggs by American artist Charley Harper. Amy explains the concept of 'composition', which means how different elements in a piece of art are arranged. Follow along to create your own artwork, inspired by some of the eggs discussed in the lesson!

You will need:

  • A pencil
  • Drawing paper
  • Watercolour paints, a paint brush and water pot