portrait Great Dane Stella #5

Now the eyes, her best expressive feature. I work them in with golden brown and green with some spots of purple for emphasis. Darkening shadows with blues and some purple.  Adding the brown collar being very careful to reserve the white for the metal on her collar. Shiny metal is tricky. The sky is darkened.

Author: artist

An artist with realistically surreal colorful style in the Inland Pacific Northwest, Valerie Woelk.

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