watercolor bird paintings

Watercolor Paintings of Birds by British Bird Artists

British bird artists are focused on creating beautiful watercolor paintings of birds using different medium such as watercolor, oil or acrylic. There are a number of prominent bird artists in Britain. Here we are outlining only a few of them. In this article, we have focused on famous watercolor paintings of birds.

Painting birds with watercolor is a tough task always. There are lot of British artists who paint amazingly with this medium.

These artists have created masterpieces with this subject. All of them are known for their excellent detailing and perfect painting technique. The common subjects include Falcon, Mallards, Woodpecker, Pheasants, Swan, skylark and Owls.

British Bird Artists:

  • Austen Winifred
  • Belcher, William J
  • Bond Terance James
  • Britten Charles Edward
  • Burns Colin
  • Colins Graham
  • Coxon Michele
  • Cruickshank, William
  • Dixon Otto Murray
  • Dexter, William Bull
  • Dietrich Adolf
  • Green Roland
  • Griff (Ian Griffiths )
  • Gronvold Henrick
  • Harrison, John Cyril
  • Haslen Andrew
  • Hayman Peter
  • Haywood John
  • Henry George Morrison
  • Hill Berrisford
  • Holahan T
  • Hoskyns Ben
  • Hull Richard
  • Lambert Terence
  • Lodge George Edward
  • McPhail Rodger
  • Medland Lillian
  • Miller George
  • Munro Peter
  • Nixon, Kay
  • Penny Edwin
  • Pullan Keith
  • Reid-Henry David
  • Rickman Philip
  • Scott, Sir Peter Markham
  • Thorburn, Archibald
  • Warren David
  • Williams Owen

John Cyril Harrison (1898-1985)

Harrison is one of the eminent bird artists of Britain. He showed great talent in drawing birds during his childhood days. He was successful in painting birds by observing the character and features of each bird species around him.

Watercolor Paintings of Birds

bird paintings


bird artistG M Henry (1891 – 1983)falcon-paintingJ G Keulemans

watercolor bird paintings

J G Keulemans Raymond C Watson (1935-1994)

Raymond is a famous English bird artist who is known for his watercolor paintings of birds. He was born in East Anglia. Below is a beautiful woodpecker watercolor painting by Raymond. The way he did the bird and rock is appreciable!

Raymond C Watson

Peter Hayman

13″x14″ (33.5cm x 35cm)
Medium: Watercolour

falcon-paintingsRodger McPhail (1953)

Rodger McPhail

Rodger McPhail artistKeith Pullan

Keith PullanTerence J Bond

Terence J BondDavid Ord Kerr

watercolor bird paintingsHenrik Gronvold(1858-1940)

Henrik Gronvold Michele Coxon

watercolor painting birds

The original artworks can be purchased from britishsportingart.com.

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