Starting Kendall the Aussiepoo’s Portrait

Posted by on Oct 15, 2017 in Blog | 1 comment

Starting Kendall the Aussiepoo’s Portrait

This is the start to the companion painting to Kole’s portrait that I showed last week. It will be the same size–12″ x 12″. And I’ve chosen a background that should use the same colors and generally be harmonious to the previous painting. Kendall has totally amazing blue eyes and I couldn’t wait to paint them–so they were my starting point. I generally work my pet portraits from dark to light by laying down a base of the darkest tone in each color area. Then I layer progressively lighter colored strokes on top.

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  1. Debra Hayes

    Gorgeous picture Hope!

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