View Full Version : Nikos; a real cutie pie

02-21-2017, 04:28 PM
Commission portrait (7"x7") of 'Nikos' a Chihuahua-cross rescue pup on Le Carte card using mostly Holbein, Terry Ludwig and CarbOthello pastel pencils.
A little dog with a big, happy personality..

x-posted on animal art forum.

water girl
02-21-2017, 06:11 PM
I hope they are happy with this portrait because this is one adorable pup. Nicely done!

02-21-2017, 09:51 PM
Wonderful painting. Pam :wave:

02-22-2017, 12:33 AM
Well done. Nice expression. Made me smile.

02-22-2017, 01:41 AM
Thank you for the kind comments Pam, Karen and Clive. The owners love Nikos and loved the portrait.
PS: Clive, my daughter lives in Perth. I'm sending her your quote about the Aussie post...made me laugh.

Donna T
02-22-2017, 09:33 AM
You've really given a sense of the dog's personality here! He is so cute and you did a great job with him.

02-22-2017, 10:45 AM
Awww, he is cute!! This is really nice work.
I also like how you handled the background.

K Taylor-Green
02-28-2017, 08:21 PM
Very well done. Love the realism.

03-01-2017, 08:26 PM
oh oh oh oh oh:heart:

03-03-2017, 08:36 PM
What a cutie! I have some friends that are chi-chi enthusiasts who would absolutely fall in love with this well painted little fellow.

03-04-2017, 02:03 AM
So cute, love his ears.
Very well painted