American Bald Eagle


Learn to paint this magnificent American Bald Eagle.  As part of this tutorial you will learn how to apply the moody background using wet and wet washes, the stippling technique, lifting off, creating highlights and working with both white and dark colours. All this alongside a range of other watercolour techniques.


American Bald Eagle – Watercolour Lesson

This is an instant PDF download, you could start painting this Bald Eagle in a matter of minutes! You will receive a 26 page PDF document which is set out in the same way as the tutorials I write for magazines, but you get lots more whole page photos of the different stages.

Go on, give it a go, this stern looking eagle would look stunning on your wall!



Downloadable lessons enable you to work at your own speed, you can dip in and out of the content, you can spend time studying the fine details and practise the various techniques as often as you like.   

Get yourself ready…….you will need the following:
Brushes:  Sizes 00, 1, 5 & 18 
Paper:  Bockingford NOT cold pressed, medium texture, A4 (210mm x 297mm or 8.27” x 11.69”)
Masking fluid:  SAA Blue
Paints:  Burnt umber, Burnt sienna, Raw sienna, Lemon yellow, Scarlet lake, Cerulean blue, Cadmium orange, French ultramarine, Lamp black, Opaque white
If you don’t have the exact materials, please don’t worry, something similar should be fine.