• Nabi - a commissioned cat portrait

    One year ago - By Rita Kirkman

    "Nabi" sold
    Back from the International Pastel Convention and sloooowly re-adjusting to real life again. While I get my convention paintings sorted and my new pastel goodies organized, I thought I'd post this cat portrait from a little while back, since my son recently finished editing the video.
    Nabi is a client's beloved kitty who had passed away. Luckily my client had a really good photo showing her curious personality!
    This full length speed video shows my entire process, from the drawing through the underpainting to the pastel finish... enjoy!
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