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Monday, January 21, 2013

Equine art on the easel

Many  layers of pastel were needed to create the dappling effect on this horse neck. I will most likely go back and tone down several areas...or not...I'll  have a better idea once the chest area is completed. Stay tuned!
 
Horse portrait painting in progress by Canadian Artist Colette Theriault

3 comments:

Peggy said...

The dapples look absolutely lovely! Well Done :)

Colette Theriault said...

Thank you Peggy! I am anxious to finish him...

hmuxo said...

Once again, I'm speechless! I love the dapple effect on this horse...he's beautiful and can't wait to see the finished painting!!!