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NEW PAINTING Tempo

"Tempo," 12" x 12" x 1", acrylics on museum quality cradeled panel, portrait of one heck of a special dog, private collection (THANK YOU!!). Please reach out to me with inquiries or questions.

Tempo's portrait was mostly painted via a livestream on my FB page, in a session I shared last week and another sideways one earlier today. A third session stretched out over this afternoon, and I think he's close to being done.

I've just sent this jpg off to my collector for her approval - I see one tiny change (picking up the green in his left upper lift, making it a smidge lighter so it floats more so above the tongue), but she will know best if I've properly captured Tempo's larger than life goofiiness.

It's not enough that my portraits LOOK like their subject. I want them to FEEL like them too. And while I work from a mess of photos, I could never know the animal as well as their family.

Reach out to me if you want to begin a portrait project of your own. Original art transcends mere likenesses and cements a lifetime of memories, something your family will treasure a long time to come. Prices start at $399 - I will forward further details upon request..

Thanks for following along with my painting journey, Kim

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