I have just finished the pastel portrait of yellow Labrador Retriever girl ‘Biene von Sonnenhof’. She’s a beautiful dog and I really enjoyed drawing her. I also had a lovely reference photo to work from. This pastel portrait was drawn on Sennelier Pastelcard (size 30 x 30 cm): Biene can also be found in my dog [...]
Archive for September, 2010
September 29, 2010
September 21, 2010
For some reason, it is mostly horse and dog owners who have their four-legged friends drawn, with very few cat owners enquiring about a portrait commission. Not sure why – maybe because cats are a bit more independent? So it’s always nice to be able to add new cat portraits to my cat portrait gallery! This is my [...]
September 20, 2010
This is the portrait of ‘Murphy’, a bay gelding. He was drawn in pastels on A4 sized Sennelier Pastelcard. This horse portrait can also be found in my horse portrait gallery: Bay horse portrait The cat portrait is coming along nicely - I should be able to show you a scan within the next few days.
September 14, 2010
I have now finished the pastel portrait of the grey Welsh Mountain Pony mare (section A). Isn’t she beautiful? She can also be found in my pastel horse portrait gallery: http://www.finepetportraits.co.uk/welsh-mountain-pony-portrait.html I am about to start working on a cat portrait, also in pastels and a double horse portrait in charcoal.
September 10, 2010
Right now, I’m working on this portrait of a beautiful grey Welsh pony mare. She is being drawn in pastels on Sennelier Pastelcard (size about A3). This is the work in progress:
September 10, 2010
I am SO busy at the moment! I’ve got about 10 portraits to do. Just finished a couple of horse drawings that I can’t show you yet (they’re birthday commissions) but I can show you this one: The dark bay gelding ‘Elanus’ was drawn in coloured pencils. The owner is very happy with the result [...]