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Pet Portrait Prize Draw

yorkshire terrier pet portrait, acrylic pet painting

In 2017 I ran a free prize draw for someone to win a unique pet portrait. The prize was an original acrylic painting of one of their lovely pets, worth £150. I thought it would be a great way for one of my followers to start 2018!

The prize draw closed on 31st December 2017 and a couple of days later I randomly drew a name out of the metaphorical hat (it was a box) from the hundreds who had entered.  I was very nervous! I had no idea what type of pet they might have, where they lived, or how demanding they might be… 

I needn’t have worried, Jessica the prize winner, was absolutely lovely. She sent me lots of photos and details of the character of her gorgeous Yorkshire Terrier, Maggie. We agreed on a pose for the painting, and I then sent her some photos over the next few weeks so she could see how her painting was progressing.

Here are some of the work in progress photos:

pet portrait, prize winner, yorkshire terrier

Jessica was thrilled with the finished painting and she said: ” Thank you so much for sending our amazing painting. We love it!!”

New pet portrait commissions now include a 10% donation to the RSPCA at no additional cost to you. When you commission a pet portrait from me, you support animals who aren’t as lucky as your favourite pet.

Go to my Pet Portrait page for further details, and follow my art page on Facebook

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