Possibly the cutest request yet. This is Buddy, Honey and Blu who live together in perfect harmony!
|The finished painting 20″x14″ pastel on velour|
|My reference photos. I also had photos of them together to get
the scale between them. The rabbits really are that big!
|My line drawing transferred onto the yellow velour. Starting to
block in the background which I’m trying to keep very simple.
|Using some lovely lilac shades from Unison.
This entire painting is playing with the nice
contrast between yellow and purple.
|All three of them have very similar shades running through
|You can see here how I layer up the coats from
dark to light following the fur direction with my marks.
|Pastel pencils can flick the hairs out well
around the edges.
|Close up of Honey. Those gorgeous eyes and soft warm tones.|
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