My current article, How to Draw a Long Haired Dog in Colored Pencil, Part 2, is now live on It is the second and concluding part of a two-part series walking you through the process of drawing a long-haired dog.

If you missed it, you can read Part 1 here.

The demonstration portrait is the posthumous portrait of Squeek. I used a direct method and a light touch with colored pencils for this portrait. The two-part article describes step-by-step how the portrait was drawn. I hope you enjoy it.