The theme that I chose for my icons is exotic feathers. I chose 12 different birds with very different or colorful plumage. I searched online for the feathers and scetched some of my favorites. 

 

I did a few variations of each one. 

This is my vector draft of each of the feathers. I had to hand paint them in illustrator to get the right curves. I started in black and white first before adding color. 

Next I added colors that would be found on each of the bird feathers. After some critique I added shadows, changed some of the strokes and color intensity, and tiedied up the shapes to get my final image at the top. 

Brittani Conrad

Brittani Conrad

Photographer at Jean Conrad Photography
Photography student at BYUI and lover of the arts.
Brittani Conrad

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