What a wonderful alert expression! And I like your fur texture, feel I could pat him.

Thank you Sandra. Glad you like him.

Lovely and full of life Dorothy perfect colours

Great work, Dorothy. And I like your varied gallery.

I'm often quite wary of big dogs but this one has such a lovely friendly expression that I'm sure I'd be fine with him/her. I like the way you have painted it the red collar gives it a nice splash of bright colour.

A great result Dorothy, with such a difficult medium. I also struggle when using watercolour.

He is rather gorgeous Dorothy.

It certainly doesn’t look as though you struggled with this Dorothy, a success on all levels.

Thanks Dennis. I found it extremely difficult. Thank you Lewis. Your gallery is wonderful So much talent there. I am not too fond of big dogs either Janet but I once had a commission for two of these lovely dogs and they were so gentle. I a fascinated by their colouring.

Well Carole, I have just bought a new box of watercolours. Thought I may have been giving up too easily on it. Thank you Sarah, Fiona but I can assure you I struggled!

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Alsation in watercolour. Watercolour is something I seldom do because I have never felt very comfortable with it but as my art group is still looking at animals for fur textures and we are doing them in different mediums, I decided to have another go at it without losing patience. I didn't have any watercolour paper so did this one on acrylic paper which made it that bit more difficult. I found it interesting to do though and it took me out of my comfort zone.

About the Artist

I have been very interested in art since I was a small child and spent many happy hours drawing and painting all through my life. It is something which I would have liked to have progressed with further but as so often happens, ordinary life took over. However, I am a creative person and from my…

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