Field Artist Martin Gibbons at Apple Day

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Learn to Sketch Birds - Online

Location: Online, In your home
Grab a notepad, pencils and pens and join us online to learn how to sketch birds in the field...

Event details


2pm - 3pm
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About the event

Settle down with your sketch pad and pencils, and accompany us on an online tutorial on how to begin to observe and sketch birds quickly while in the field. Local artist, Martin Gibbons, will show you how to begin field sketching birds by going through the basics of shape, form, depth and adding detail.

Aimed at adults, but suitable for older children and teenagers.

Presenter: Martin Gibbons, Volunteer, Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust

About Martin Gibbons:

Martin loves capturing light, landscape and wildlife in natural spaces. As a keen birder he has an eye for capturing fleeting moments quickly in the field. In this workshop you will learn techniques for drawing birds both in the field and from other sources.


Technical Requirements:
The webinar platform (Demio) does not require a download and you can view the workshop from your laptop, tablet or mobile device (laptop is recommended for the easiest viewing experience).  You will not be visible at any time and can interact and ask questions through the typed chat function.

Recommended minimum download speed of 1mbps.

If you miss the event it will be made available afterwards to view as a replay to registered participants only.



Suggested donation

Suggested donation £5 per registration

Additional booking information

Suitable for adults and older children.

Only register once per device being used (can have multiple people watching!)

Suitable for

Children, Adults, Beginners