I spotted this dog on a Stagecoach bus in Cambridge. He happened to be in front of a sign about dogs. I used this as an experiment with using water and gum arabic to fix the pastel underpainting. should have done more planning and underpainting and used better paper to hold more pastel.
About the Artist
Since retiring from a career in education and training management, I returned to art after a gap of 40 years. Now I travel was much as I can with my husband and take an enormous amount of photographs, some of which I use as reference photos. Meanwhile, I take a weekly course in portraiture and…View full profile