Bronte, a beautifully affectionate cat passed away recently and this cat drawing was commissioned as a Christmas present for the owner. The message I got on Boxing day was … “So … that made me cry. You caught her perfectly” Testimonials like this, about cat portraits, make doing what I do even more enjoyable.
This Springer Spaniel pencil drawing was a surprise 70th birthday present for a gentleman. The person that commissioned it had fun and games getting a decent photograph of Pip as she’s a tad boisterous and does not stay still for long.
A springer spaniel drawing is underway
I’m undertaking another dog pencil portrait and it just happens to be another Springer Spaniel. This is the 3rd springer spaniel drawing I’ve done in as many months. The beauty of undertaking a springer spaniel drawing is that they’re ears have so much character to them, almost like flowing hair.
Black labrador pencil portrait This black labrador pencil portrait, called Lucie is a tribute present for her owner. Unfortunately Lucie passed away last year after a long adventure with her owner and the present is to immortalise her and remember what a great friend she was. Here’s what the owner said about his black labrador pencil…
So after a forced sabbatical from drawing, due to the birth of a child, having an extension built and moving home, I’m now back in the game with the second drawing of 2016, a beautiful black labrador called Lucie. Unfortunatley she’d come to the end of her journey on this planet and this drawing is a…
Alfie’s owner wanted to immortalise him in a drawing and was very patient with me as I had a brief interlude from drawing, due to moving house. She was over joyed with the end result, as am I.