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Topic: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Pastel Portrait  (Read 6756 times)
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« Reply #10 on: December 01, 2008 02:31:55 PM »

Excellent job ! I hope the owner likes it as much as I do!!!

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« Reply #11 on: December 01, 2008 02:36:36 PM »

Thank you so much littlebiskit, ineee, Bobomom, and Weeny !

ineee, I have a CKCS too! She's a 6 month old Tri Color named Stella! I truly love the breed! They're so smart, loving, and loyal. She's my dream dog, which is good considering I've been waiting 16 years to get a dog (since I was 13)!

Weeny, the owner is really happy! He initially commissioned 2 drawings. I made a mistake and started drawing the wrong dog (which was this portrait). He was so thrilled with my work that he didn't care and ordered 2 more portraits. I tried to give him a discount, because I was mortified that I made a mistake, but he wouldn't hear of it. I worked overtime to make it work and thankfully everything arrived in perfect condition. Thankfully I work pretty quickly.

« Reply #12 on: December 01, 2008 02:52:30 PM »

That looks amazing - beautiful work!

(And Snorty approves, too - she's the beagle in my avatar).  Grin

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« Reply #13 on: December 01, 2008 03:04:19 PM »

Beautiful!  I have a LOT of respect for people able to do pastels and your level of competence certainly deserves respect!

« Reply #14 on: December 01, 2008 04:30:38 PM »

This is beautiful. There's so much life in the eyes.

« Reply #15 on: December 01, 2008 07:28:50 PM »

Thanks for the tip about the velour paper - i love working in pastels and will try this paper type Smiley

Your work is exquisite.

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« Reply #16 on: December 01, 2008 08:34:54 PM »

this is beautiful!

in the little mini picture on the main page, I thought it was a photograph of a real dog!  I thought some one was showing their photography skills.

I bet my aunt and uncle would love one of these of their little Chihuahua...

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« Reply #17 on: December 01, 2008 08:42:07 PM »

Simply beautiful!  I hope in my next life I have a fraction of your talent!
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« Reply #18 on: December 01, 2008 08:42:25 PM »

aaaa it looks so real! beautiful

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« Reply #19 on: December 01, 2008 09:02:42 PM »

from the picture on the main page I thought this was a picture of a real dog... you are very talented...
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