June 05, 2010

Deer WIP Finished

                                                              ©Doreen Cross

The WIP Deer is finished. size 26 19cm on Canson Drawing support 220 gsm.
A special thank you to Terry who gave me permission to draw this from one of his wonderful photos. You can see Terry's photography. here.
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22 comments:

Gwen Bell said...

Stunning, Dors! You've really captured the peaceful nature of this Deer. What a beautiful face!

Dors said...

Thank you Gwen. You give me so much encouragement. xx

Vic said...

This has just come out wonderful Dors...I can see how much you love using Graphite.

Richard Klekociuk said...

A striking, sensitive drawing Dors. I love it!

AutumnLeaves said...

Truly beautiful; so soft and gentle, much as I imagine deer...

Miniature Art by Karen Hull said...

Better than any photo Dors - you have done a beautiful job as always!!!

Dors said...

Gwen, Vic, Richard, Sherry, Karen.
You all bring tears to my eyes. I mean tears of joy.
Your support and encouragement just keep me going on and on.
What would I do without my dear blogger friends.
Thank you all so much. Love you all.

Colette Theriault said...

Great pencil work Dors! Love the feel of this piece..makes me want to pet him!

Dors said...

Thank you so much Colette. Glad you like it. :D

Gail H. Ragsdale said...

So beautiful, such a soft and gentle quality to it! I do love graphite so much.

Kaín said...

This drawing makes me feel a lot of peace Dors, that´s the feeling it reflects, besides the beauty of nature. Congratulations.

Lene said...

Lovely work !

Dors said...

Gail... Thank you so much. I too love graphite. It will always be my preferred medium.

Kain...Thank you so glad you like it and peace is good.

Lene... Thank you. always appreciate you time and comments.

hmuxo said...

I am new to your blog and look forward to seeing your future paintings. You are so talented. I love this drawing...perfect!

Dors said...

Thank you Hmuxo for visiting and commenting on my blog. Look forward to seeing you again.

sam said...

Beautiful Dors, so peaceful, hope you have a great holiday!

sue greco said...

This is an extraordinary drawing. You have captured the gentleness of this wonderful creature.

Tracy Hall said...

beautiful Dors, especially the gentle eyes. Hope you have a great holiday :)

Jade Erin Scarlett said...

Stunning!

Dors said...

Thank you all so much for your lovely comments.

I am home now ...Had a wonderful time with the family.
Hugs

brianlart said...

Hi Doreen,Great work you will master pastel drawing with no trouble.Brian

Dors said...

Oh I handle the graphite pencil but Pastel is another thing. I will try one day soon.
Thank you for the confidence..
I really must try the Pastel soon.