Wilma's Last Day
Bit of a sad painting. This lovely little dog had to be put to sleep at 18yrs old and I have painted this from a photograph taken on her last day. My colleague and good friend does not know I have painted this so I hope she will like it. Wilma had lots of stories to tell as she was very well known at Battersea Dogs & Cats home which is where she was rescued from. She brought Battersea to so many people. From helping thousands of dogs and cats by raising millions of pounds (she was always the “big guns” in their appeals) to opening buildings and meeting the Queen - to appearing on CNN multiple times - once actually predicting the markets (yes really!) on a Business News show . Wilma will always be remembered as a very special little terrier..
About the Artist
I started to paint 3.5 years ago. I use acrylics and mainly canvas on board and most of my portraits are 38 cms x 60 cms or thereabouts. Am still very much a beginner but really enjoying the process and learning every step of the way! I go to art class once a week which is great. I find…View full profile