Art Of Chrissy Marie

Blog URL:http://chrissymariesart.wordpress.com/
Blog Tags:art, wildlife, pets
Location:Bridgnorth, UK

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….seems to be a theme right now! However, I had one to do of a little one that I wanted to also deliver whilst on my holiday. Although, he has grown up a little since the reference photo was taken, I wanted to draw him before he grew up too muc...

I thought that when I finished work, I would get to blog a little more often and wouldn’t get so behind on my reading either. So far nothing could be further from reality. At the beginning of the month I was getting pretty down with the constan...

I haven’t done any crafting for ages but, recently I took a trip to a local garden centre and saw a sign for the garden that I really loved. It provided me with the inspiration to have a go at something similar for our own garden. Of course I d...

For this post, I though I would post up a step by step guide of how I complete a pet portrait. I very rarely manage to take photo’s of the process all the way through but, Andy pointed out that people often like to know how a piece of art comes...

Painting Flowers

on Feb 29, 2012 in: art, Flowers, Spring, spring

I seem to only ever choose flowers as subjects in the Spring. I think it is seeing the first blooms that inspires me to commit them to paper, sometimes with more success than others. When I decide on a subject, I often take a look at various tutorial...

Painting for a Change

on Feb 22, 2012 in: art

Shortly before Christmas I was asked to undertake a commission as a retirement gift. It was a bit of a breakaway for me, I don’t do buildings very often. However, I got to take my own reference photo’s and I did enjoy doing it. I find wat...

Although we had a smattering of snow here in Shropshire ever the weekend, there are signs that Spring is on it’s way. In the garden, there is the first hint of colour from these tiny Iris’s For the first time in ages, I am hearing birdson...