The North American Waterbirds:
Beak Morphology and Foraging Behaviour

Natural Science Illustration

Project Details:

 Dr. Shelley Wall
Lay audience
Tool(s) used:
Coloured pencils | watercolours | Adobe Illustrator
Date completed: 
December 2015

This piece was completed in The Evolution of Medical Illustration course in the Biomedical Communications program. The goal of this illustration was to depict the beak morphology of four species of birds and relevant foraging behaviours. This assignment provided experience in: observational drawing; researching; synthesizing information from multiple sources, and using colour and layout to enhance comprehension.



Process Work

Preliminary Sketches

Pencil Caryon


The North American Waterbirds : Beak Morphology & Foraging Behaviour

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