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Shetland Sheepdog Portrait = Piper’s Portrait in Pastel

This piece of artwork of Piper, a Shetland Sheepdog was a commemorative portrait. The photo I had to work from was very distorted with pixelated smears. It took much longer than expected to intuit the missing details. I looked at … Continue reading

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Are you done Done? Yup, I’m Done. Pudelpointer Portrait Completed

I’ve dug in and finished the portrait of Sataya the Pudelpointer! Continue reading

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Pudelpointer Portrait = Know when to stop drawing – pastel drawing

This portrait of the Pudel Pointer Sataya preoccupied me for the duration of the Stay At Home here in Minnesota. Natural light was in short supply on many days. Extra lighting did not help on the rainy, cloud covered sky days. Continue reading

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Koi Pond Find – Fascinated by Fish – Foto Fun

Minnesota’s Stay at Home order will be lifted on Monday May 18th and change to a Stay Safe plan. Continue reading

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Pudelpointer Portrait Progress = Slow and Steady Pace – Yoga

The weather is improving. Sunny days are important. Natural light to work on drawing is a must. Today, I managed morning yoga. We are under a “stay safe at home” order from Minnesota State Governor Tim Walz. I resolved on … Continue reading

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