The painting process…

So thought it would be interesting to share some of the painting process and what is involved…I use a lot of color and usually start with some base and then layering over that:

For example here is a almost white golden “Riley”


This started as:

IMG_5238Here are some of the layers over time (additionally client opted for more of a gray background vs green)

Dog Paintings 2017

I did several custom dog paintings this year, although mostly this fall/winter. Hopefully 2018 will be a little more consistent since I’m not absorbed with learning all about a new baby 🙂