Horse Commission 

This portrait went to it’s new home today.  It was my first horse in oil, used 2 reference photos 1 for the pose the other for the colours.  I changed the background to make the grey pop out more so had to tweek the colours a little to reflect the darker background.  A dappled grey is definitely a challenge to paint but enjoyable!
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Horse Oil Portrait

Starting to put paint to canvas for a new commission later tonight, a horse oil portrait – only a small one but haven’t done a horse in oil before so I’m looking forward to getting started.

Okay scrap that for a few days, canvas was damaged when I opened it 😑 so I’ll relax for the evening for a change instead.