I was fortunate to be hired to paint this beautiful Southern Belle dog pastel painting in 2019.
Southern Belle Dog Commission Pastel Painting
Enjoy the time-lapse video of this dog commission pastel painting.
This beautiful Southern Belle dog was a rescue from Tennessee.
She is about three years old and is now living in a home filled with love.
Her dog markings and colors made this pastel painting a project I truly enjoyed and didn’t want to end.
Her soft eyes and alertness shows you how grateful she is to be in a safe home.
I was able to capture all of the different shades of browns and yellows of her soft silky fur by using over a dozen shades of ochre, browns, and yellows.
I used some blue sades with the black fur to give it some depth and a glowing effect.
The drawing took me about 20 hours to complete on an 8 x 10 on Pastelmat.
I have always enjoyed custom pet portraits and have been doing them for over ten years.
There was a point when I had to stop taking orders because I was booked for over two years and I felt that it was not fair to the person that hired me.
I have just started taking commission pet portraits again but only accept one order at a time.
This allows me to take the time needed to complete each order and capture their unique personalities.
Would you like a keepsake of your special loved one?
Contact Dave Nevue for information on how to order a commissioned portrait of your favorite pet.
Southern Belle Dog Commission Pastel Painting Fine Art Prints
If you fell in love with this beautiful dog like I did you can purchase Prints of this Pastel Painting:
Learn To Draw and Sell Your Art Online
I am excited to let you know that I am now offering my tutorials on TableWise.
I have a wide variety of video courses to help you learn how to draw and sell your art online.
CLICK HERE to try the video courses out free for 30 days.
I look forward to seeing you there.
Popular Art Marketing And Sales Tutorials
Below are some of the most famous art marketing courses that will grow your online art business:
Most Popular – How to Make a Living Selling What You Make by Megan Auman
Most Popular – Build a Successful Creative Blog by April Bowles-Olin
How to Build a Business While Learning Your Craft by Megan Auman
Pinterest Marketing for Makers & Designers by Megan Auman
28 Day Blogging Challenge for Visual Artists
Are you ready to start building an online presence?
Available on Amazon or Download your copy today.
The Productive Artist How to Live Your Dreams
The right mindset and time management skills are essential for any business. These topics are often not talked about but are critical elements for your success. You will learn how to have a winning mindset and time management skills necessary for operating a successful art business.
Get More Done in Less Time The Part-time Artist
Proven strategies that will help you to get more work done in less time so you can sell more art and earn more money.
Available at Amazon or Download your copy today.
Did you enjoy this article? Don’t forget to sign up for my free weekly newsletter.
You can also join me on:
Learn how to start, grow, and monetize your online art business.