Are you looking for a fun way to relax after the holidays? Peggy Osborne’s Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Tutorial may be exactly what you’re looking for.
About the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Tutorial
The subject for this new tutorial is an adorable Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Brie. The photo was provided by Brie’s loving owner and rescuer, Verity Camp.
Verity rescued Brie from life in a puppy mill, giving her the love and affection she’d missed all those years of producing litters of puppies.
“That makes this tutorial very special to me,” says artist Peggy Osborne. “I wanted to honor the life of this precious pup.”
Those who have rescued small animals will also find a unique significance in doing this tutorial.
valuable skills like layering and blending, using different types of pencil strokes to create textures, and how to draw realistic grass.
Peggy also shows you how to draw that lovely, long fur on Brie’s ears, and how to create the illusion of distance in drawing the dog and the grass.
The tutorial includes a full supply list, a color chart so you can match colors if you don’t have Prismacolor pencils, and a line drawing. It also includes a full-size reference photo! Download the tutorial and start this delightful project today.
Are You Ready to Draw on Strathmore Toned Paper?
This tutorial is perfect if you’ve never before used Strathmore’s toned drawing paper but are ready to try it. You can’t do better than Peggy’s easy-to-read and follow instructions and beautiful illustrations.
And if you’re just looking for a new project to draw, then why not give this tutorial a try?
About Peggy Osborne
Peggy is an accomplished self-taught artist living in Canada specializing in creating beautiful realistic portraits of pets and family members. She’s had an on going love affair with colored pencils, loving their simplicity, for as long as she can remember.
She started out using graphite pencil so it was an easy transition to carry on with colored pencils. Love of animals and art go hand in hand. Peggy is in awe of what can be accomplished with colored pencils.
Want to see a free sample of Peggy’s dog portrait tutorials and writing style first? Read How to Draw a Golden Retriever on this blog.