Painting a Pet Picture

Painting is fun for me when it’s very creative, colorful, and a bit abstract.  It’s always been a challenge for me to paint faces of anything such as people or animals so I gravitate to an abstract technique.

Here is a painting I recently painted for my mother in law for her birthday.

pug paintingIt’s her pug, she has 2 pugs that she adores.

So, it was a no brainer to paint a picture of a subject that she already loves!

The great thing about this project is that I was able to bring it to the pool and paint while the boys were swimming!  I used several different colors, so I simply squirted little bit of each color on a plate, covered it with saran wrap; grabbed my brushes and a canvas, and was on our way to the pool.

paint at the poolTaking that little tray of paint certainly beats taking all of these bottles …

paint storageWhat do you think of the Pug Painting?

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