Last Few Pet Portraits

I am on the home straight, last few pet portraits to go now, but the work won’t end there as there is still lots of other bits to be done. Preparing for Christmas is one as the house turns into … Continue reading

Pastel Dog Portrait, Fudge the Chocolate Labrador

I am so looking forward to this pet portrait. Fudge is a stunning chocolate labrador and the background is a slightly out of focus rose bush. I do love these detailed backgrounds with my pet portraits. I love getting into … Continue reading

Pet Portraits

I am not sure why my last blog post failed to update, I have tried copying and pasting it and it still won’t have it! Perhaps you are lucky to get away with having to read all my waffle haha. … Continue reading

Other Pet Portraits and Bits and Bobs

I am working on a fair few pet portraits at the moment. It is a bit of a juggling act to be fair. I thought I would use this blog to talk a little about the other commissions I have … Continue reading

Two Dog Portraits in Jolly Splashes Watercolours

I have a fair few Jolly Splashes commissions this year which has delighted me. The next two I have on my painting table….. Can’t use an easel for watercolours as it runs, are a triple French bulldog portrait and a … Continue reading

Dog Portrait, Morgan, Jolly Splashes Deep Edge Canvas

I had a client redeem a gift voucher a while back and after some thought he decided to opt for a pet portrait in Jolly Splashes style. More can be view here. It is also to be painted on Deep … Continue reading

Dog portrait in Pastel. Marmo the Border Collie

My latest dog portrait, is of a beautiful Border Collie called Marmo. He is a tri colour and I have a lovely reference photo to work from for his pet portrait. It was decided to change the background as he … Continue reading

W/C 24/11/19

Welcome to me weekly round up blog again, been slightly neglected, but thought it was about time I started it up again. I don;t like confusing my pet portrait blogs with my general chit chat! I have to say 2019 … Continue reading

Dog Portrait in Pastels of Ike. 15×10 inches

I am absolutely delighted to be working for this client again. This is the first dog portrait I have painted for him however. I have over the last two years painted two horse portraits for him, Cruz is his name. … Continue reading

Two Pet Portraits, Wellington and Luke

Seems like it is the season for black pet portraits, or more specifically dog portraits. I am pretty much finishing up Erin’s painting and now I am sketching out Wellington’s portrait and in a little while my little cocker spaniel … Continue reading