This sweet dog was in the gallery with "Rehab." She was behaving in a very "unrottweilery" manner, circling around me as if to say "take my picture, I'm pretty too." If I really wanted to challenge myself I would paint thirty black dogs in thirty days. I find it so difficult to capture the subtle shadows and sheen on their coats.
This past summer I was fortunate to attend a workshop with Colley Whisson at the Landgrove Inn in Landgrove, VT. Colley is an Australian artist