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Bonnie and Bess: Work in Progress #2 (Painting)

Work in progress – a commissioned painting of Bonnie and Bess, the client’s two cats. Acrylic on box canvas 20cm x 20cm.  This is the stage of the painting where it looks horrible and a real mess. ‘ve lost the outline

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Sloth – Work in Progress #9 (Painting)

The sloth is getting very close to being finished. Here’s what it was like last time I blogged it: So more lines painted in: large Then some more lines painted in and the eye area painted out. Made a bit

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Sloth – Work in Progress #8 (Painting)

Work in progress on new commission of sloth. Last time: A little more done on the lines being painted back in and you can see it a little clearer as there’s less glare than the last photo: large Acrylic on

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Sloth – Work in Progress #7 (Painting)

Work in progress. Last time: More (subtle) tweaks on the face and now he has some eyes. Started on a few of the lines too after applying an isolation coat over the canvas (which gives a bit glare on the

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Sloth – Work in Progress #4 (Painting)

Here’s where the sloth was last time: Now there’s more work on the body and fur adding a bit of light and shade. Also little bit done on the areas surrounding the eyes but not sure yet – think that

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Sloth – Work in Progress #3 (Painting)

Work in progress. Managed a long session today but scrambled my brain by the time I finished for the day! Just didn’t want to quit. Here’s how we left the sloth: Now with several layers done on the body. I

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Sloth Painting – A New Commission

My latest work is a commissioned painting of a sloth.  My client has commissioned it for his wife who is just crazy about sloths. This will be an acrylic painting on a 40cm square box canvas.  It’s early days but

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Tortie – Painting Completed

My commissioned tortoise painting is now finally complete and just awaiting the final sealing and varnishing coats. large  “Tortie” – acrylic on box canvas 60cm x 60cm. 2009.     This last photo is a composite I use to indicate

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Tortie – Work in Progress – Photos #7 (Painting)

Work in progress. “Tortie” a commission painting. Acrylic on canvas 60cm x 60cm. Looked like this at the end of the last session: Pretty close but not quite right. I’ve been tweaking the head/face/shoulder area and the legs/feet. I have

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Tortie – Work in Progress – Photos #5 (Painting)

Work in progress. “Tortie” a commission painting. Acrylic on canvas 60cm x 60cm. Looked like this at the end of the last session: Changes in this session are more subtle. Painted in the remaining lines and finished off the shell

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Rachel Groves, Artist
Lichfield, Staffordshire, UK

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