A lot of “stuff” has been going down while doing this portrait. Life stuff. Stuff that needs to be dealt with kind of stuff. Sometimes it’s good stuff and other times it’s shit stuff. We talking shit stuff here. My wife Penni
has been in pain due to an old war wound and this has had to be dealt with. Not easy but we are on the right road.
I have though been able to paint everyday although some days are short sessions. This painting is unusual in that it is not for sale or
exhibition. This is for Penni and myself. For those who love their pets they know what it all means.
No recipes, no instructions, no tips, no nothing other than me, my paint, my brushes and time. Time to ponder. Time to think. My way of dealing with
Long story short, I love this painting and I am enjoying the destraction it provides when needed. That little dark area is the dog collar and ID disk taking shape. Still a lot to do but I do believe that I am going to settle for the background
I have arrived at.