August 2002 – vol. 95, issue 8, pp 384–389 . As usual, each entrant had been required to submit a set of four black-and-white drawings in pen and ink or scraperboard, to precisely specified dimensions. This year there were only 18 entries; fewer than last year. While this total was a little disap-ach year since 1979, British Birds has set out to discover new talent in its annual bird illustration competition. This year, the judging took pl... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.