Natural History artist

Australian born, Heidi Willis is an entirely self-taught Natural History watercolour artist, specialising in botanical illustration and bird painting. Her work intricately illustrates our native and exotic plants, flowers, fruits and seed capsules, whilst her powerful & distinctive portraits of our spectacular bird life offers viewers an insight into the world as she experiences it.

Online courses by Heidi Willis

Take a video tutorial at Udemy and improve your knowledge, confidence and skills in botanical illustration and watercolour.

Patreon Exclusives

Join my Patreon community for behind-the-scenes exclusives & access to my updates, painting tips and illustration tutorials.

You can also find me on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Youtube.

Buy prints on Etsy

Purchase high quality fine art prints on paper or canvas.

Buy Heidi Willis Illustrator’s Art Supplies

Purchase Heidi Willis own brand of watercolour paintbrushes. Durable and affordable, these taklon nylon round brushes can be used for many mediums and purposes, but are particularly ideal for detailed, realistic watercolour painting, mixed media and graphic art and illustration applications. I love them so much, its now my very own brand… I know you’ll love them too!

Illustration retreat workshops

Come to an in-person illustration retreat workshop

Commission work

I’m available for private and commercial commissions of natural history, bird painting and botanical illustration.