‘Hank’

So happy I can share this photo now he’s been happily received by his owner, such a pleasure working on this pup I really enjoyed this painting. I loved the unique pose, angle and expression from the photos of this pup so I hope you enjoy this painting 💛

Caran dache museum pencils on daler rowney aquafine 8.3×11.7″

Rosie & Missy

“Rosie & Missy”
Traditional, Watercolor pencils
 
Happy to share my newest double portrait with you. A lovely pair of tortoiseshell cat’s their colour was so unique and interesting paints it came with its challenges but I thoroughly enjoyed it.
 
Reference: With permission from owner
Items used: Daler rowney paper 11.7×16.5inches & Caran d’ache supracolor

Woodrow, Rooster & Tex

“Woodrow, Rooster & Tex”
Traditional, Watercolor

Recently finished this painting and soon it’ll be off to its new home in the states. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed painting these three guys this was so challenging for me but I’ve learnt so much from this piece.

Reference: With permission from owner
Items used: Daler rowney paper 11.7 x 16.5 inches & Caran d’ache supracolor

Jade the Corgi

Corgi painting

Jade
Traditional, Watercolour

Competition winner Haley won the giveaway. I asked here to send me some more pictures and she sent some truly beautiful pictures of Jade the Corgi. I felt inspired by the photos she sent and I am very pleased with the results. This was an absolute joy to paint and I hope Haley is pleased with the results.

Reference: With permission from owner
Items used: Daler rowney paper 8.3×11.7inches & Caran d’ache supracolor

 

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Little Red Sash, Miniature Horse Painting

Little Red Sash

Traditional, Acrylic

My second acrylic painting and I’m fast falling in love with this medium. This is my first miniature acrylic painting sized at about 2×2.7 inches.

Art © Shannagh-leigh
Reference: My own
Items used: Canvas (2″ x 2.7″), liquitex basics acrylic

If you would like to commission me for any work please click here.

This print and others are available to buy here.

 

Camo Miniature

Camo in Miniature

Traditional, watercolour

Part 2/2 of a commission, the first part was last weeks A4 painting. Brought out the pan watercolours for this one and initially hit a bit of a bump but got there in the end, sized at about 1.6×2.2inches miniature watercolour painting.

Art © Shannagh-leigh
Reference: My own
Items used: Daler Rowney aquafine hotpressed & Winsor and Newton cotman paints

 

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Camo the Labrador

Camo

Traditional, watercolour

Adored painting this Labrador from start to finish it took a bit of a different turn the colours are a lot richer than expected however I think it works well for this lovely pup! Drawn from my own reference photo of a very beautiful lady

Art © Shannagh-leigh
Reference: My own
Items used: Daler rowney aquafine hot pressed, caran d’ache watersoluble pencils

If you would like to commission me for any work please click here.

Bay Horse Portrait

Bay

Traditional, Acrylic

Inspired by a beautiful Oldenburger horse portrait this Bay horse is now one of my favourite pieces, painted in traditional Acrylic I love it and hope you will to. This is actually my first acrylic painting! I’ve tried this medium a few times but never clicked with it, I tried again recently and I’ve finally got the hang of it in fact I think I now love it!

Art © Shannagh-leigh
Reference: http://fav.me/d8o3wx0
Items used: Canvas board, liquitex basics acrylic

If you would like to commission me for any work please click here. You can also buy prints and originals here.