Tag Archives: Coloured Pencil

A ‘C’ special catch up

So another little catch up, just to bring us right up to date. During my haitus, my friend C asked me to design a tattoo for her. She is a huge Terry Pratchett fan and following his death she wanted … Continue reading

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Salemskye – What a card!

I recently completed my first doggy commission, the beautiful Snoopy, and thought that I should have something to link back to me when I handed the painting over to Snoopy’s lovely owners. So in a fit of complete vanity, I … Continue reading

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Alfie in April

It’s Day 1 of Easter break and I have completed a wee drawing I was doing of my friends’ (more like family really) Cockapoo called Alfie. I hinted at it in my last post, just his nose was done then. … Continue reading

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Snoopy the Beagle – Finished.

Private commission: Snoopy the Beagle, A4, Prismacolors on Mi-Tientes, pale grey.

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Snoopy the Beagle – In Progress

This is a private commission I have been working on. I thought you might like to see the stages. It is Prismacolors (with a Derwent White Coloursoft and some Derwent Studios for detail) on Mi-Tientes paper (pale grey). It is … Continue reading

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Brodie – Further Progress

Brodie, the real puppy, got dressed this week so hadn’t been out for a walk all week. We took her out for a walk this morning and this afternoon as I drew she lay near me in a little sun … Continue reading

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‘Ear ‘Ear!

I thought it might be helpful to show you a beagle ear step-by-step, plus it will remind me what I did! Step 1 – I start by covering the whole ear with short even strokes of Yellowed Orange.     … Continue reading

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‘Brodie’ Latest Progress

A lovely Saturday spent on my couch with my pencils and this is the latest progress. I did a quick revision of the muzzle first adding some darker brown as I noticed that the real-life Brodie has a much dark … Continue reading

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‘Brodie’ Update

I have been working on Brodie’s muzzle. Using white, clay rose, sepia, 50% French Rose and touches of black in short strokes, I have built up the fur on the underside of her mouth. I first, though, drew in the … Continue reading

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‘Brodie’

It’s about time that I got my ass back in the coloured pencil saddle and what better subject than the reason that I have been out of the saddle for so long – my lovely beagle puppy Brodie. After taunting … Continue reading

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