Draw the eyes almond-shaped, and made of several sections. Eyes are recessed into the head and have eyelids, eyelashes, the black pupil and the colored iris. Practice drawing the eye and each part of it.
Watercolor over pencil in Stillman and Birn Epsilon sketchbook. Notes on the sketch read: "Marsh Wrens, Canadian River. The landowner welcomes birders, turns back most everyone else. His black angus bull didn’t like me much, though.