Do you know, I think this is your best yet. The fact that his face is obscured in darkness is very effective.

I agree Gudrun, I feel much more confident in my application now

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Completed in charcoal, this was such a pleasure to draw. Its quite refreshing to draw pets in a completely new pose, something unusual. I loved the very dark shadows of the reference photograph which meant almost all of the dog was plunged into darkness. It made me focus on cleaner lines and accurate proportions.

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Paulette Farrell

Professional Artist. For 2020 I have decided to focus my work on cricket (which I love) and figure / portrait paintings and drawings. Although I am able to draw and paint birds, still lifes and animals and have been successful selling them I noted that whilst painting them I was forever thinking…

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