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Pastel Work In Progress.

Dec. 8th 2013

The first layer of pastel:

Pastel drawing work in progress.

 

I’m using a different brand of pastel paper (Murano) for this one, which I’m preferring so far.

 

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Dexter – Yorkshire Terrier

Jan. 1st 2013

Completed pastel drawing of Dexter:

Yorkshire Terrier Pastel painting

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New Pastel Portrait

Aug. 24th 2012

My latest completed pet portrait, this is Archie:

Pastel pet portrait.

Pastel pet portrait on Canson Mi-Teintes paper.

Airedale Terriers – Completed Portrait

Apr. 23rd 2012

The completed pastel portrait of two Airedale Terriers.

Drawing of Airedale Terriers

Derwent pastel pencils on Canson Mi-Teintes paper.

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Airedale Terriers Progress

Apr. 21st 2012

A progress shot of the Airedale Terriers in pastel:

Airedale Terriers pet portrait.

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Airedale Terriers – Work in Progress

Apr. 20th 2012

A pastel portrait of a pair of Airedale Terriers I’m working on.

Pastel drawing of two Airedale Terriers

I’m particularly enjoying drawing this portrait given how well pastels lend themselves to the texture of the dog’s fur.

 

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Yorkshire Terrier Portrait – Work in Progress

Apr. 15th 2012

This is Dexter, a pastel portrait I’ve been working on:

Pastel drawing of a Yorkshire Terrier

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Siamese Cat Pastel Portrait

Feb. 7th 2012

The completed pastel portrait of Zelda, the Siamese cat:

Pastel drawing of a Siamese Cat

Mostly Derwent pastel pencils on Canson Mi-Teintes paper. Roughly A4 size.

Siamese Cat Progress

Feb. 4th 2012

I’ve pretty much got the first layer down and can move on to refining the basic shadows and lights.

Pastel portrait in progress.

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Siamese Cat – Work in Progress

Feb. 2nd 2012

Started work on a new pastel portrait, this time of a Siamese cat named Zelda. Progress so far:

Siamese cat portrait.

Siamese cat pastel drawing.

I’m considering writing up some tutorials of some description. Not sure just what exactly yet, but it’s something to think about.

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