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Donald Colley's Dog Sk

2 monthes ago   |   By Gurney Journey

Animal Week continues with a spotlight on the "Going to the Dogs" project by Chicago artist Donald Colley. He used Faber-Castell Pitt Artists pens and fountain pen to draw portraits of dogs in an animal shelter. I asked him some questions about how the project came to be and how he approached the challenge.
Gurney: What got you started sketching portraits of dogs from the animal shelter?
Colley: Bruce Velick, friend and owner of a gallery in Santa Fe, and lover of dogs, was looking to help a local animal shelter he said was well run and doing good work. So, he asked if I could pitch in...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

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Sunset on the Beach Seagulls Oil Painting Heidi Malott Original Art

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Paradise Found ~ Costa Rica 52115 by Candy Barr

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Gary 'Gaz' Jones | Hungry Ghost Festival

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North Umpqua

Purchase Award - Private Collection 6x12 inches oil on linenplein air from Mott Bridge above Steamboat UVAA paint out Roseburg, Oregon Read more ...