Draw the California Quail State Bird

California state bird

Am I the only one who thinks this California Quail looks like he was designed by committee? Kind of funny that he represents a state known for being concerned about its looks.

MATERIALS

DIRECTIONS

Prep: Print tutorial for each student.

  1. Draw guide lines on paper or fold in half to make creases.
  2. Students follow the tutorial to draw the quail in pencil.
  3. The quail is traced with a black marker.
  4. The quail is colored carefully with crayons.