Barn Owl


Learn to paint this lovely Barn Owl using washes, layers, stippling, dry brush and wet in wet.  I will guide you through how to create the fine details which will bring your owl to life.  The beautiful patterns within the wings, the depth within the eyes and the characteristic heart shaped face.  All this alongside a range of other watercolour techniques.


Barn Owl – Watercolour Lesson

This is an instant PDF download, you could start painting this Barn Owl in a matter of minutes! You will receive a 25 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 owl is just hooting out to be painted!




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, 2, 6 & 12
Paper:  Bockingford NOT cold pressed, medium texture, A4 (210mm x 297mm or 8.27” x 11.69”)
Masking fluid:  SAA Blue
Paints:  Lemon yellow, yellow ochre, raw sienna, burnt sienna, burnt umber, cerulean blue, French ultramarine, alizarin crimson & lamp black.
If you don’t have the exact materials, please don’t worry, something similar should be fine.