OPAL PASTRO ART

Portrait of Fergus – My Process. part two

In part one of this blog I went through how I set up the canvas and the primary stages of blocking in. This blog go through the finishing off layers. Below is Fergus after I’ve painted in his mouth and put a first layer of colour on his hair. I’ve included the background at this […]

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Portrait of Fergus -My process. Part One

In preparation for my exhibit at the https://dogloversshow.com.au/melbourne/,I need to paint examples of my work for the visitors to see what I do. I thought it might be interesting to document my painting process from start to finish.   This is my reference photo of a beautiful shaggy dog I recently met outside the local IGA […]

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Re-working Miss Murphy

Miss Murphy the painting had been hanging around for a year now. Last year she had two outings. The first was as an entrant in the Mantova Art Prize at the local Bellingen Agriculural Show. A couple of months later, she had a six week stint at my first solo exhibition at the local pub. […]

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Rex

This is “REX”
Rex enjoys going down to the river for a quick cool off on hot summer afternoons.
Rex loves the shake off the best though….
See Rex’s painting at my exhibit at  https://dogloversshow.com.au/melbourne/

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New Beginings

News Update For those peeps who live in Melbourne, you are so lucky because on the first weekend of  May 2018 the https://dogloversshow.com.au/melbourne/ (The Doglovers show) will be on. I’m so excited because I have been invited to exhibit my doggie paintings and be a part of some amazing doggie magic. In fact, because of this […]

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