Superb Fairy Wren

I have recently finished a painting of a Blue Fairy Wren, they are little Australian birds which exist in the lower parts of Australia where I live. My reference for this painting is from Dio Raven, such a great photo to work from, I ]enjoyed painting this little bird, they are in fact one of my favourites.

Here are the progress photos and the final artwork (pictured first). I have used Faber Castell Pitt Pastels, CarbOthello and Caran d’Ache Pastel Pencils on Colourfix Smooth

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Banana Split Vest

A little vest I made recently following a YouTube tutorial. How sweet it is. I wanted to see how the colour changing yarn was going to come out for this one. I’ve used Porta Craft Gelato in Banana Split, with a 3.5mm hook. Cotton for the ruffle border. The little buttons match it perfectly!

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Maggie

I’ve changed the way I now blog. I am posting progress on what I am working on my homepage with regular updates. When I’ve finished the piece I will post it in a blog just like this one as a complete blog of each piece. Your welcome to follow current progress as I share updates or even my blogs if you would like to see recent works established.

This is a recent portrait of Maggie in pastel pencils on A4. Here are some of the progress photos from start to finish…

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I’ve used Faber Castell Pitts, CarbOthello and Caran d’Ache pastel pencils. She came up beautifully, so much fur but I must admit I really love painting fur. I had a fabulous photo to work from which always helps. Maggie was very precious to her owners!

Check out my homepage for what I am working on now!

Georgia

I am very fortunate to be able to paint such beautiful animals, just like Georgia who was very precious to her owners. She is created with pastel pencils on A3 colourfix smooth

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