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We Bee Family – Painting

In the summer I was commissioned to paint a family portrait as a 40th birthday present.  Commissioned as a gift for his wife, I worked with the client to create a portrait that captured the family including characteristic outfits for

Posted in Acrylics, Acyrlic, Art, Artist, Painting, Paintings, Portrait

Zebra (Painting)

Here’s Zebra, the second of two pieces commissioned by a client which I worked on secretly during late 2010 (the first being Emu). Acrylic on box canvas approx 20cm square. Sold.   WIP #1 – Outline painted WIP #2 –

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Emu (Painting)

I can now share one of the secret commissioned paintings I was working on during late 2010. The client commissioned two pieces and this is the first “Emu”. I worked really hard to avoid my emu looking like Rod Hull’s

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Bonnie and Bess – Commissioned Painting

Kitty loves mischief! A commissioned painting of client’s two cats Bonnie and Bess. Acrylic on box canvas 20cm x 20cm. 2010 SOLD

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The Aardvark – Commissioned Painting

The Aardvark – a painting commissioned by @kincowbag for @theaardvark Acrylic on box canvas 40cm x 40cm. 2010. I’ve been working on this piece for a while now in secret (codename Double R) and now the suprise gift has been

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Sneak Peek at Double R – Work in Progress (Painting)

I’m working on a new painting but it’s a commission which is a secret as the client will be giving it as a gift. Here’s a sneak peek at a small section of the painting which is about midway through

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New (Secret) Commission – Codename Double R

I’m working on a new painting but it’s a commission which is a secret as the client will be giving it as a gift. Here’s one of the corners at this early stage in the painting going by the codename

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Wizardy Witch – Work in Progress (Painting)

  Working on a new painting of a witch or is it a wizard? Title undecided but “wizardy witch” might stick. Still a way to go on this one yet. Acrylic on canvas approx 20cm square. Once it’s finished and

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Rub My Belly – A Portrait of Wilbur (Painting)

Rub My Belly – a commissioned portrait of Wilbur the cat. This is the secret commission I was working on from October to before Christmas. Acrylic on box canvas 20cm x 20cm. 2009. Sold.    Work in Progress We start with

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Sloth Painting – Customer Photo

My lovely client @theaardvark has shared a photo of Norris the So Slow Sloth painting all settled in … “Norris the Sloth, by the talented @rachelcreative, finally finds a permanent home. Ironing board included purely for size comparison.”

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RachelCreative

Rachel Groves, Artist
Lichfield, Staffordshire, UK

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