This owl study shows the power of having a good reference photo when painting. The difficulty of course is in finding a reference with similar features and lighting to what I want to represent.
About the Author
Annie Dunn is the artist behind Chaos in Color. She's been a digital painter since 2003 and a scrap paper doodler for her entire life. She's kind of nutty about cats, has an odd affinity for skeletons, and likes to watch period movies on Netflix.