This my first (and possibly last!) attempt at a dog portrait. Betsy is my brother's gorgeous little cocker spaniel puppy. Quite pleased with the likeness but know it could be much improved as a watercolour. Undecided about a background so have left it unpainted while I cogitate! On a sheet of Arches 300lb NOT paper and 15x11 in.
About the Artist
Hello. I am a retired Chartered Building Surveyor who took up watercolours at the age of 66 fifteen years ago. It is never too late! Whilst I could always draw and understood perspective ( my training helped that) I had never painted other than a few sketches for clients as an articled pupil 60…View full profile