Friday, 29 July 2011

Leopard in Pastel

I haven't thought of a title for this chap yet, my head has not been in the right place for titles this week.

I liked the pose and the fact that he had his mouth open. I am not entirely sure I have the eye quite right, will need to go back to it later.
Size 16" x 12"
Support Clairefontein Pastelmat in maize
Medium: various makes of pastel pencils and Ashby soft pastel sticks.

3 comments:

  1. He looks very striking already against that lovely background Bev

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  2. Hi Bev

    He's very beautiful. The eyes of big cats are difficult at times to capture with that predatory gleam they all seem to have. I have a lot to do with big cats here in New Zealand. They just have that magic about them. The background is stunning it compliments him so beautifully. Love your work.

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  3. the leopard looks great so far!

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