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September 09, 2012
Here they are framed and ready for delivery tomorrow to the committee members.  The presentation is not until October 25th!  I can't believe I am not under the gun with this one.  Today it's time to work on fiber art!   ...
September 08, 2012
The dogs are nearly complete...what do you think?  Should I sign it?   ...
September 07, 2012
With a few more days of work!  Here is their progress... ...
September 04, 2012
This commission happened because my dog, Zoe, a therapy dog "works" as we call it, for Pets on Wheels of Scottsdale.   ...
September 03, 2012
The most difficult piece was getting started with the composition because there were 4 dogs of different sizes, and I wasn't working from the best quality photos.  But, that's how it goes.  After deciding on the placement of the pups, I needed a 5th image --voila!  why not use the Pets on Wheels of Scottsdale logo?  So, here is the drawing with 3 days work of first washes.   Let me know what you think. ...
February 17, 2012
  What's a face without eyes and eyelashes????         Paisley's sweet personality is beginning to materialize....   Check back in the next few days for completion and  her wardrobe of bows! ...
February 14, 2012
Since the Humane Society's theme this year is All You Need Is Love.... I will go with love... hearts.... and paisley, of course!  Here is Miss Paisley's progress         ...
February 09, 2012
Little miss Paisley is beginning to get her personality! ...
February 06, 2012
A bit more was done on this little cutie! So, this was the underpainting; She was then covered with a glaze and the real work started....   ...
February 01, 2012
The Arizona Humane Society contacted me in early January about painting a dog sculpture for their annual Compassion with Fashion fund raiser where they will have a a silent auction of metal sculptures -16 dogs and 8 cats - Petcasso 2012.  Here is the start of my pup who has been named Paisley, as you will soon see why.......       .   Here are Paisley's first photos! ...