What a lovely story, I love the drawing.

great job in charcoal James , looks to be bit of a character.

Great drawing James.

Oh hell - looks so much like one of my dogs, long gone now. Enough to make me cry, to be honest. We don't deserve them: we just don't.

A superb charcoal drawing of Tess, really striking and her fur,eyes and nose looking so realistic, her owners will love this portrait.

Great drawing

Thank you Denise, Charles, Diane, Robert, Angela and Romila for your comments. All are greatly appreciated.

A superb pet portrait - you have captured her soul, they must have been over the moon

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Charcoal drawing commissioned as a birthday present for Tess’s owner. Wonderful to witness their delight when they opened the box, even though I could do so safely only by peering through their open front door.

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James Underwood

Other than sketching on agenda papers during tedious committee meetings, I started drawing and painting only after several years in retirement. Then, almost 70 years old, I first attended an art course. Still so much to learn, thankfully! — “Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is…

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