Red Squirrel

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Capture the mischievous character of the red squirrel by creating textures and tones with different brush marks and correct colour blending.

You can download and print a finished copy of this project for your reference by clicking this link (opens PDF).


  • A3 Acrylic paper or cartridge paper (250gsm)
  • Titanium white, mars black, Payne’s grey, cadmium red, cadmium yellow, yellow ochre, burnt sienna acrylic paints
  • Flat hog bristle or nylon brush for background (size 6)
  • Round brushes for the squirrel (size 8 and size 4)

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