Let’s Paint a Brazilian Cardinal! {watercolor pencil tutorial}

Hello friends and happy Friday! I shared this video on youtube a couple weeks ago and asked my viewers if they had any clue what type of bird I was painting and many thought it was a Brazilian cardinal, sounds good to me! So, grab your watercolor pencils and paint along with me!

That was fun! Just a reminder if you haven’t entered to win the surprise stamps from About Art Accents you can leave a comment on last Saturday’s post to be entered, I’ll be picking a winner tomorrow so don’t delay! We all like free stamps right? And I’ll be picking 2 winner so double the chances to win, double the fun! Thanks for stopping by and til next time happy crafting!

10 thoughts on “Let’s Paint a Brazilian Cardinal! {watercolor pencil tutorial}

  1. I can’t believe that you shared a video with us while you had no electricity! You really are a trooper and a gift to us all. I love the bird, and I put together a kit for my mom for Christmas. It included some watercolor pencils, brushes, 4×6 watercolor papers and even a piece of foam core for the base. I packaged it neatly in a hand made Green Sneaker Folio. The gift tag said: “now you too can play with the Frugal Crafter!” She was thrilled, and we look forward to many more tutorials.


  2. My drawing skills consist of drawing stick figures like I did when I was 5. I love watching you paint, though, and may give it a try one of these days. Some water-colored stick figures might be kind of interesting and fun. Hhhmmmm…. Thanks for another great year of high energy projects that cross all genres. There’s something for everyone and you’re a natural born teacher.


  3. I loved this and just had to have a go…..I did it…sort of!! Mine does not look quite as charming as yours but it still looks like a bird…just!! I now have a small flock of them ready to send out as thank you cards for christmas gifts.Thank you to you again!!


    1. no, the About Art Accents giveaways are open to anyone! It depends on the company where they will ship to:) Quick, go sign up before I draw a winner!


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