PaintersOnline Virtual Patchings Festival - Paint a kestrel with Paul Hopkinson. Part one - July 9

Watch a recording of the first of Paul's live watercolour painting demonstrations below.

Download a PDF containing a reference photograph, outline drawing and a list of the materials you will need to paint a kestrel by clicking here.

Click here to watch part two

Win Paul's Kestrel!

Click here to enter your best British wildlife painting or drawing for the chance to win Paul's original watercolour kestrel.


Save 20% on all Paul Hopkinson wildlife painting watercolour PDF tutorials until July 31. Simply enter the code patchings when ordering.

There are over 60 tutorials to choose from. Click here for more details.


Discover more from from Paul on his website.


See more from Paul and our other Festival artists on our Studio Wall by clicking here.

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Head back to marquee number 10 for more virtual festival fun by clicking here.


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