Watercolour Osprey – the Painting Process

Original watercolor osprey painting by Paul Hopkinson

I recently came across a series of photos I had taken during the process of painting this osprey in watercolour. I thought it may be of interest so have made it the subject of today’s blog post.
The Osprey is actually a pretty rare bird in the UK, but

A Tawny Owl in Watercolour

Paint a realistic owl in watercolour alongside Paul Hopkinson

Would you like to learn how to paint a realistic owl in watercolour in easy to follow stages? Tawny Owls are beautiful birds of British woodlands. Whilst essentially a brown bird I can assure you…

Putting up a Barn Owl Box

Barn owl in watercolour by Paul Hopkinson

I have always loved painting barn owls, they are stunning birds with such beautiful colouration in their feathers – particularly on their wings. These ramblings are about making and putting up a barn owl box…