One of my latest pet portraits- coloured pencil (FC polychromos and prismacolors) and acrylic ink (white for the whiskers) on Fabriano 5 grain paper:
And some in progress shots:
Lots of hours went into this one!
We also have a new member of the family- an Indian ringneck parakeet ‘Charlie’, adopted from the bird rescue organisation I volunteer at. Here is a drawing I did of him to add to my childrens portfolio:
Nero black pencil and watercolour
…SO just for fun, here is a funny video by the amazing James Gurney of Gurney Journey and the author of the wonderful books ‘Colour and Light’ and “Imaginative realism’, about his very own budgie artist:
I want to teach Charlie to draw…he definitely loves chewing on pencils!!
Stay tuned tomorrow for some exciting news.