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Monday, June 18, 2012

Dog portrait on the easel

Pastel portraits are probably my favorite type of commission. I also enjoy graphite pencil portraits because of the detail I can achieve with a fine pencil lead but the richness of the pastel colors can't be beat!
This fella and his shoulder buddy are slowly coming to life on the suede board.

pet portrait commission by animal Artist Colette Theriault


sue said...

What a lovely subject

Look forward to seeing this develop

hmuxo said...

This is SO beautiful, Colette...I've been away on vacation and trying to catch up ...missed so much!!! I look forward to the next post!!

Colette Theriault said...

Thank you both, Sue and Hilda. I need to catch up with this portrait as well!