Let`s learn how to draw a Cockatoo parrot.
Cockatoo drawing lesson 1
The distinctive and most prominent feature of Cockatoo is their high crest and unique beak structure. But we, of course, will begin to draw a bird not with these, although important details. Of course, we will start drawing from a sketch.
Draw a body with wings folded on its back. And at once we will finish the tail – it looks like an organic continuation of the body, and not a separate part.
Draw a face with a beak. Wikipedia says that the beak of Kakadu is very original, the lower part is wider than the top. True, I looked at a lot of photos and did not see anything like that, in the view of the dilettante – just a parrot beak – big and curved.
When you draw the legs, remember that in the parrots two fingers are directed forward and two – back.
And here we finally got to the famous tuft of standing fluffy feathers:
This cockatoo is white with a yellow crest, so that we will not get tired of coloring:
Of course, it is not difficult to draw a bird quietly standing in profile. But can you draw a bird with outspread wings?
Cockatoo step-by-step drawing lesson 2
At first, however, we draw not the wings, but the body.
Hmm, there’s something chicken in his body. But the head is indeed grand and elegant.
Draw the legs with fingers and the branch on which the parrot sits.
The right wing:
The left wing and the tail:
Let`s paint our outline:
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