Tag: dog art

Can you paint my furkid? Why yes! Yes I can.

So, it has been incredibly busy in a very positive way here at the Redstreake studio. Keeping in mind that I do have a full time job with the best boss in Alabama, working as a graphic and web designer for UAHuntsville's Earth System Science Center the last 18 years. And so, with that, my ...

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Detail of the Schipperke oil painting

This is a detail shot of the oil painting I am finishing up. I painted the edges and they are drying now. This oil is 11 x 14"

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This is why I LOVE what I do.

I got this email today from one of my commission clients. She had a portrait of her daughter's dog done by me in pastels. Her daughter emailed me today and this is what she said: You came closer to capturing Maggie's inner and outer beauty than I ever thought it possible. I love the portrait! Thanks ...

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Another pastel commission :-)

Another commission delivered to the client :-). This dog was really fun to do, I love all the colors and textures in this pastel :-). I think I am really needing, though, to do a horse now... more specifically, a gypsy. Will see how that one turns out! Several more commissions to do, including one ...

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commission time…

Commission season has started for me, my favorite time of year. Here is one that I just finished, a native american indian dog, absolutely gorgeous face! She was a joy to paint 🙂 If you are interested in a portrait commission, email me at redstreake@mac.com. (you can also visit my website at http://www.redstreakeart.com  

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What? A really cheap commission portrait sale? Golly!

I have decided to do something I never do... have a MAJOR sale on my commissioned artwork. I am offering a mere $75 for an 8 x 10" commissioned pet portrait in watercolor for this labor day weekend ONLY!! Will I get any bites? I am not sure, I haven't done this before... Normally I ...

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Laughing Dog, finished!

...And here is the finished painting! I really love how she turned out! Talk about a challenge, I painted this from a picture taken from a cell phone inside a car! Loved the photo, tho! Really precious!! This painting was done on Ampersand Aquabord using Daniel Smith watercolors, 8x10". Delivered to the client this morning ...