From the ruby-throated hummingbird to the monk parakeet and the great blue heron, this book features 31 realistic illustrations of songbirds, game birds, waterfowl, and many other birds in their natural habitats. A color guide appears on the inside back cover. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. Specially designed for experienced colorists, Beautiful Birds and other Creative Haven(R) coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment. Previously published as Birds to Paint or Color.
Dot Barlowe has created more than 50 Dover titles, many of them in collaboration with her late husband, Sy. Dot specializes in nature themes, and the incredible details of her drawings attest to her meticulous research. The extent of her 80-plus years of knowledge about animals and botany is surpassed only by her enthusiasm.