April 19, 2015
Project of the week: dog portraits!
Sorry... I didn't take good step-by-step photos, just a basic beginning and end.
Step 1: I am asked to paint small portraits of these dogs.
Step 2: The client and I discuss the details of the commission.
Step 3: We agree on the details of the commission
and how to achieve world peace.
Step 4: Make some sketches and decide on one.
Get your client to agree on the same one.
Step 5: Get all your paints and stuff together.
Step 6: Let's paint some dogs!
Steps 7-ish - the finish:
Here are a few other examples of portraits featuring dogs...
Thank you for enjoying my blog.
Bad dogs steal other dogs' artwork without purchasing or asking permission.
pet portrait process
Labrador retriever portraits
WORLD PREMIERE: Ent-omology: The Making of
August 24, 2015
Real Mothers: A Mum, A Moms, My Mom, A Grandma and a Couple of the Greatest Mothers of All Time
May 10, 2015
Upon the Suspicious Occasion of My Birthday: Year Sixty
November 7, 2015
Re-Picturing the Picture of Dorian Gray:
With Apologies to Messrs. Albright, Medina and Wilde
July 21, 2015
History or Bull Doodie?: A Portrait of Betsy Ross
July 4, 2015
Founding Father's Day: Featuring Socks
June 22, 2015
The Evil and Impolite:
Summer in Texas:
With Pictures: Still and Moving
June 11, 2015
Coyotes, Goats, Rhapsody of a Bohemian Nature:
Three Last-Minute Sketchy-Cartoons of Freddie Mercury
June 2, 2015
The Story Behind the Painting:
"I Know Where I'm Going"
May 25, 2015
What! Cats Again?!:
Greeting Cards for Cat-Loving Humans or Cats with Money
May 18, 2015
November 2015 (1)
August 2015 (1)
July 2015 (2)
June 2015 (3)
May 2015 (4)
April 2015 (4)
March 2015 (3)
4th of July
A Trip to the Moon by George Melies
Ann Huey illustrations for cat greeting cards
Ann Huey paintings from Weir Farm