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Back to the foxes...

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Finally getting back to the fox pups...started doing detail work on the branches and woods, started adding the ferns - they're tough! I woke up this morning thinking about this painting...
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All kinds of things going on today, won't make it to the mural until at least tomorrow, probably Sunday. While waiting for someone to pick up a painting this morning, I framed up my wolf feather and started the butterfly - I've had lots of requests for butterflies and I think they'll look great on feathers......
If anyone has any comments/ideas/critiques please do comment here - I need input from other people very much!

Large & Small

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From a feather to a mural....finished the feather, except for the framing of it. I discovered after I was finished that I had painted on the underside of it!!!! Meant to be I guess, it seemed right for the wolf.
Then a little more progress on the mural....
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Worked on these fox pups a little more....next is to find the right droopy feather to put in his mouth.....then the ferns in the front....

And so it starts...

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Quite a productive morning.....finished the German Shepherd portrait (a commission), started a howling wolf feather, and got the beginnings started on the mural.....this is the most difficult of all of them, what a complex building!

Slowly but surely...

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I am doing way too many things at once but it's hard to walk by the easel without doing something to these cuties....the last thing I add will be the feather, my favorite part of the whole thing!