Freckles’ portrait was drawn with Faber Castell Pitt pastel pencil and Unison soft pastel on Dalek Rowney Ingres paper. It … More
I absolutely loved Mia’s reference photograph, in addition to being well lit and clear, it really captured her expression and … More
Unless I am drawing a large or complicated piece, I prefer to do a simple sketch first and then change or tweak anything I’m unhappy with as I add layers of pastel. Mia’s markings really threw me off with this one however, the white on her muzzle kept tricking me into thinking everything was crooked! You can make out the several faint pencil marks of previous attempts on this sketch.
Happy New Year to everybody!! 2015 has been a really hectic year, and I owe an absolutely enormous thank you … More