painting: German pointer (04/26/2018)

These were painted as a commission, and have gone on to the recipient now so  can share without ruining the surprise. If I talked about color choices, I’d have to say this one surprised me how it came together. Sometimes colors just work–sometimes they don’t. The mint green here I think worked wonderfully–it’s value rangeContinue reading “painting: German pointer (04/26/2018)”

painting: German Shepherd (03/11/218)

This is a lovely dog who was at the park a couple summers ago, I’ve painted him several times now. I asked the lady about his heritage, and he was way outside of my price range, I think his relatives become police dogs. 12″x12″ oil on stretched canvas. Available here. SOLD thank you

painting: German Shepherd (06/01/17)

It’s June already? June? Oh, my! I haven’t even started Christmas shopping and we’re almost halfway there. I can’t believe it. Time gets away, doesn’t it? Like my visit with this beautiful dog. It was two July’s ago! I meant to paint him ever since, but he kept slipping down in my to-do list. DownContinue reading “painting: German Shepherd (06/01/17)”

paintings: doggies, and buns (03/16/2016)

  Here’s several more paintings I’ve been asked to paint recently. I love this guy’s little half smile.   I find it difficult to juxtapose enough highlights to make a dark color seem full of life, but look, I did it!   It’s hard to go wrong with bunnies. Bunnies are just so sweet.

paintings: a few requests

Here are several paintings from January. This beautiful girl passed away, and is a present for the owner. I hope she likes it.   This is a gift, too. I think I’ve painted only a handful of King Charles Spaniels.   This one I started out with gray/brown in mind, and then it went theContinue reading “paintings: a few requests”