Chien noir au pastel sec

I’m sharing with you a portrait from before Christmas. This was a birthday gift for my client’s friend. It’s soft pastel on Hahnemuehle velour paper, 12x16in. Here is during first stage of work, with few pastels I was using at the moment. Here is during first stage of work, with Read more…

Labrador noir

Portrait of black lab which I’ve done earlier this year. Pastel on velour, 10×12″ Work in progress Finished and signed. I used to include year in my signature, but for some years I find it needless. Instead I date my work on the back, it’s really enough :) Moreover, most Read more…


Small pastel drawing of a beautiful bird… it is sized ~8x10in. Here I used Canson Colorline pastel paper. Because it has very fine surface, it is very appropriate for fine details.

Trois chats noirs

These three black cats, which I’ve recently painted with pastels, were sold on charity auction to support homeless cats. The first is on velour paper, last two on cotton rag paper. 24x32cm 20x20cm 21x30cm