Paulette, Scout is gorgeous, you have captured him very well.

This is marvellous Paulette, such a lovely pastel painting.

Gorgeous squirrel, so realistic. Love the background too.

Wondrful pastel, Paulette, and gorgeous colours.

Lovely detail Paulette.

What a beautiful study. The face is so detailed and works so well with the softened background

Thanks for all the great comments. I loved photographing this myself and having ownership of the whole process. Luckily for me I took quite a few photos of Scout so I can do him again

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Meet 'Scout' he is a squirrel I met in Sheffield Botanical Gardens. He was very busy collecting and burying nuts but took a moment of his time to come and say hello. Curiosity got the better of him... he is drawn in pastel (soft & conte) on prepared mountboard from my own reference photo 16 x 16"

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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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