Champion Buckland

Dog paintings can be formal

like this portrait of Champion Buckland

top winning Smooth Fox Terrier from the 1930s...

Buzz

... or more relaxed

like this pastel of Buzz (Sevray Rembrandt)

in a typical Bedlington pose

This painting, in acrylics, was worked

from a series of old sepia photographs

and is in the collection of the dog's

original owner's family

The Bassets

I have painted many head studies

of beautiful dogs, like this

commissioned portrait in pastels

By the light of the Moon

"By the light of the moon"

This acrylics portrait of three of Pat Lister's

champion Smooth Collies, shows

Ch Newarp Silver Moonlight, Ch Newarp Silver Moonbeam

and Ch Newarp Moonlight Sonata

Dog Paintings

Ch Benjique Whistle in the Wind

Xando

pastel portrait

commissioned by Petra Konrad in Germany

Ch Benjique Whistle in the Wind

acrylics on canvas

Pianitng in the collection of the owner

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Shadow

pastel commissioned by the owner

Dorothy

Dorothy

acrylics on canvas (36" x 24")

commissioned by the owner

To commission a portrait of your own dog

contact me on e-mail

viv.rainsbury@virginmedia.com

or ring 07999 895155 or 01493 296814

for a chat to talk about what you'd like