The Busy Body -Australian Shepherd

The Busy Body -Australian Shepherd

Posted by on Sep 24, 2012 in Blog | No Comments

This little busy Australian Shepherd reminded me of my many Border Collies, always on the move and smarter than a dog needs to be! She could bare sit for a minute for her portrait, when off she’d go to visit another dog at the Dog Park. You can see that in the painting… the tension […]

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Mistakes Come With the Territory -the Beagle

Mistakes Come With the Territory -the Beagle

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012 in Blog | No Comments

Mistakes come with the territory, I mean working in water colours from life demands all my attention and all my knowledge of dog anatomy, and more time looking than painting. Once the brush hits the page, I’m committed, no turning back. NO forgiveness in this media! Painting the spirit of an animal is like painting […]

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Dog Days of Summer -the Bloodhound

Dog Days of Summer -the Bloodhound

Posted by on Sep 8, 2012 in Blog | No Comments

Bloodhounds are amazing dogs,and Sherlock is a show stopper, multiple show winner,¬† Canadian and US Show Champion, and has lots of wrinkles! Many times I have admired him from¬† the back of his owner’s pickup at Tim Hortons. I finally got the privilege of painting him recently. He may look like a big lug, but […]

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