Really enjoyed painting this one. A Wire-haired Pointer from photograph. Picture measures approx 50 x 60cm, Oil. Painted covering board in Raw Umber ground (on top of several earlier coats of gesso). Then 'drew' by removing ground to ascertain tones. Then slowly built up from darkest darks.
About the Artist
I undertook Art History and Drawing at college. On leaving, my art was put on hold for many years as I worked for employers in unrelated streams. In the early 2000's I returned to art for my own pleasure. I started drawing animals for friends which grew into producing commissioned dog and horse…View full profile