11 Apr Black Labrador Portrait – Sula

Beautiful Black Labrador, Sula This portrait of Black Labrador dog, Sula, was produced on pale bluePastelmat using Faber Castell, Derwent and Caran D'Ache artists pencils To commission a hand drawn portrait or painting of your Labrador, or other dog, please get in touch to discuss your requirements. Save Save Save...

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12 Feb Black Cow Portrait – Blue Moo

Blue Moo was inspired by a photograph, taken by my good friend Sophie Boleyn, of a handsome black cow literally gleaming blue in the sunshine. The lighting and contrast instantly captivated me and the working title stuck as the colour palette developed. Blue Moo was produced on...

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Portrait of Pet Dog - Golden Retriever, Honey

04 Jun Pet Portrait – Golden Retriever Dog, Honey

[caption id="attachment_17329" align="alignleft" width="400"] Pet Portrait of Golden Retriever Dog, Honey[/caption] Portrait of pet dog, Honey, a beautiful Golden Retriever. Dogs make such wonderful pet portrait subjects, their expressive eyes reveal gentle souls, playful characters and caring companionship. They seem to communicate and speak volumes without uttering a...

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Tabby Cat Portrait - Asia

01 Mar Tabby Cat Portrait – Asia

Tabby cat Asia has been the subject on my drawing board this week. It has made a refreshing change to be drawing a cat rather than a canine portrait. Tabby cat Asia and Leonberger Indo were drawn as a matching pair of pet portraits. Sadly Asia passed away...

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Leonberger Portrait - Indi

01 Mar Leonberger Portrait, Indi

Lovely Leonberger, Indi's portrait was drawn on dark grey Pastelmat using Faber Castell Albrecht Durer and Caran D'Ache Musuem Aquarelle pencils, applied dry then blended with water. Once the foundation was dry enough to work over the depth and definition was built up using Faber Castell Polychromos along with...

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