View Full Version : Had an artist paint my picture of Tess and Charlie

3rd May 2011, 09:25 PM
A local artist did a pastel and pencil sketch of my picture of Tess and Charlie. Would love to know what you think

http://i987.photobucket.com/albums/ae358/robbieswan/206829_10150168725239711_854614710_6603289_277074_ n.jpg

3rd May 2011, 10:25 PM
Hi, I think it's really lovely! I would love to do the same with my Belle and Bobby.

Although I think the expressions are slightly different from the original picture, which is interesting.

Are you going to frame it? It's a nice keepsake.

4th May 2011, 02:23 AM
So beautiful! I love it! :) I have a painting of my dogs in my living room, it's my favorite picture by far.

4th May 2011, 03:04 AM
Awww, how special is that. Is this someone you know?

They are such beautiful dogs!

4th May 2011, 03:29 AM
Looks great! I also had a portrait of my two furbabies done a while back!

4th May 2011, 07:23 AM
Yes, I know her. She sketches it totally freehand which explains the difference in expressions. I cannot link to her site for fear of spamming. It took her 10 days and cost me 180. The size is 20" x 24"

4th May 2011, 08:16 AM
Sits pride of place on my wall


4th May 2011, 04:31 PM
I really want Chamberlain's and Sasha's picture painted. I think this summer we are going to hire a photographer and have "family pictures" taken! haha Our dogs are our children for time being!

Jasper and Holly
5th May 2011, 03:17 AM
I know what you mean! My daughter is 20 this year and we call our two the furry kids. Lol