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This is the place where you can view the interesting progress of all commissioned pet and family portraits. If you commissioned a portrait or if you just love to follow my work you will be able to view all photos I post by each step here. This section was created for my clients who love to be a part of the painting progress and watch how the portrait is developing. Don't forget to participate by leaving a comment, no matter who you are!

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Dog Portrait in Oil of Cocker Spaniel Kenzie

Posted by Katja Turnsek
April 22nd, 2014

Today I scanned the oil portrait of Cocker Spaniel Kenzie. This is a rather small portrait, but still a really lovely one. I just love everything about it! The color harmony, light, all soft edges, with a few hard ones to drive attention. The final stages all painted in one [...]

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Pet Portrait of Pharaoh Hound Griffyn in Oil

Posted by Katja Turnsek
April 15th, 2014

Today I completed and scanned the portrait of Pharaoh hound Griffyn in oil. Some parts are still very wet, so it was hard to edit the balance in hues and colors on the digital image. The original looks stunning though. I scanned this painting in six parts and puzzled them [...]

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Conté Portrait of Baby Victor

Posted by Katja Turnsek
April 8th, 2014

This is a Conté pastel portrait I created some time ago, but couldn’t show the drawing anywhere since we didn’t want to ruin the surprise. But finally… here is baby Victor, a very cute little boy. This portrait was a Wedding Gift from a returning client of mine.

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