Category: pastel portraits dorset nina squire dog

Pet portraits, pastel seascapes and portraits of people Pastels are a versatile media and recently I’ve been exploring different ways of working with both my dog portraits and Dorset seascapes. I have always enjoyed pastels for pet portraits, they have a natural quality that suits animal fur. I use the best quality materials and Jacksons …

Pet portraits and greetings cards

Pet portraits and greetings cards My greetings cards have always been a popular part of my pet portrait displays. When I’m doing pastel workshops they work as a portfolio of treasured previous pet portraits. I find people often want a pastel portrait in a similar style to one of my characters. One lovely labrador, posed so beautifully …

Work in progress – it’s a surprise so that’s all for now!

A great set of eyes, pastels are the perfect medium for drawing eyes. Still lots to do but I’m happy with it so far.

More work in progress – Springer spaniel and labrador pastel portrait.

Charlie’s pastel portrait Pastel portrait – work in progress

Work in progress

Pastel portrait – work in progress.