Terrific Christine. What a great dog.

You've captured the personality of the sighthound perfectly in his eyes - gentle, calm and alert. Beautifully done!

Love the unusual composition and the pose of Oscar is so enchanting Christine. Beautifully painted.

A beautiful portrait. love the eyes.

He is so beautiful, they must be so grateful for such a great painting.

This is a stunner Christine and I bet the owner is as pleased as punch

This is great Christine, what a lovely face!

A superb painting of a great looking dog.

His eyes are beautifully done , he looks such a lovely gentle dog. They will be so pleased with this, Christine.

Beautiful Christine. A truly sensitive portrait, the eyes so good.

Beautiful portrait, love the eyes

Thank you everyone for your lovely comments. I tried really hard to get his eyes right and also the correct markings on his face so that it looked like him. It wasn’t the easiest portrait as I paint human faces more than animals!

Wow, Christine, you have caught his expression so beautifully.

Beautiful! I totally recognise that sighthound pose!

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A completed commission of a family dog. The recipient wanted his portrait as he is an older dog and wanted a portrait for now but also for the future. A4 pastels on light grey Pastelmat.

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Christine Rogan

From a young age as long as I had pencil and paper to hand, I’ve been happy. I have dabbled mainly with watercolour and in an effort to become more proficient joined local art classes. However since retiring I’ve had the opportunity (and time!) to try different media, and discovered a love of…

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