Artwork / 2015 / Tobie

painted pet portrait, black mutt
Gwenn Seemel
acrylic on panel
6 x 6 inches

I painted this sweet puppy’s parents back in 2009, when they got married, but it was this 2012 painting that prepared me the most for capturing Tobie’s likeness, because the gorillas gave me practice painting dark fur. You can watch the making of this pet portrait.