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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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Conté Pastel Dog Portrait of Labrador Sasha

Posted by Katja Turnsek
December 15th, 2014

This is the last drawing I created for Christmas, completed and scanned today. I used a warm toned grey Canson Mi Tinentes Touch paper as a base for Sasha’s portrait, she is black Labrador. I hope you like it! Now out for a long walk with my dog and then [...]

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Framed Cats in Oil

Posted by Katja Turnsek
December 12th, 2014

This is the framed oil painting of two cats Bibi and Niko. The moulding we used is called “Mixed Gold” which makes the panting look very nice and warm. Actually, I think all oil paintings look nice with gold frames.

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Mount / Matt Making Day!

Posted by Katja Turnsek
December 12th, 2014

I’m a little behind with the posts in my blog, so there will be two more posts to follow today and one more later this week. Yesterday I had a mount / matt making day in my studio, but I aslo completed a family pencil sketch which I will post [...]

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