This is a portrait in oil of my own cat Opal. And some of the weeds that grow outside my studio door.
This is the most involved pet portrait I have ever painted. Oil on panel and even the plants are portraits of this extraordinary backyard farm. Each chicken is a portrait too. And there are even bees!
And most recently I enjoyed painting these sheep for Nashi Orchards on Vashon Island. They are not really pets – but I have a feeling that they really are.
See full post here: Jean Bradbury2017-06-12.