Penny

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Corey King 20 Jan 2008

awesome job on capturing the life in penny.

Artist Reply: Thank you Corey

Lilly Antoneavic 05 Dec 2006

how sweet, a lovely artwork, so nicely rendered... Hugs From, Lilly and cat...

Steve Howard 03 Dec 2006

Great work. I have great admiration for people who can do animals well.

Artist Reply: Thank you Steve

Rob Keller 02 Dec 2006

WHAT A BEAUTY!!! Love it, Greetings from the Netherlands, Rob

Artist Reply: Thanks Rob, I was born in Eindehoven. Helen

Yuri Lev 01 Dec 2006

What a pretty dog. You've conveyed its mood which to me is partly shy partly loving.

Artist Reply: you are right about penny , thanks for the comment

Leo Da 28 Nov 2006

Very well done, Helen!

Artist Reply: Thanks Leo

Bonnie Bucher 28 Nov 2006

Wow thats is very beautiful amazing details ;)

Artist Reply: Thanks for the comments Bonnie

Gerald Van Scyoc 27 Nov 2006

This is just toooooo good. I wanna pet this picture. The work on the fur is top-drawer (and the framing is pretty nice too). I give it 4 and a half out of 5 milkbones!

Artist Reply: Thanks Heaps Gerald

Svitozar Nenyuk 26 Nov 2006

Wow! So cute!! Great work!!!

Artist Reply: Thanks Svitozar

Maurizio Miele 26 Nov 2006

Great work ! Maurizio Miele

Artist Reply: thank you Maurizio

Rebecca Tan 25 Nov 2006

That is a very beautiful work Helen! Well done and thank you for commenting my work!~

Artist Reply: Thanks Rebecca

Lilac Breeze 24 Nov 2006

Lordy, this is an absolutely amazing picture. The texture and shading in the fur is just awesome! It must have took -ages-. ((Plus, the dog is adorable too. ^0^))

Artist Reply: Thanks Lilac , this one was a labour of love. Helen

David Holcombe 24 Nov 2006

Everything is stunning down to the reflection in the dog's eye. You have extraordinary patience.

Artist Reply: Thanks David i loved painting her.

gabriel xian 23 Nov 2006

i really luv the nose and hair! cute dog, i wish i had one.. wonderfull painting indeed!

Sherri Carchia-Dailey 20 Nov 2006

This is so beautiful!

susan kinney 20 Nov 2006

ohhh..what a sweet face. beautiful painting

Artist Reply: Thanks Susan

Andrea Smither 19 Nov 2006

I'm amazed at being able to see all the little peices of fur on the dog's body. That's amazing detail!

Carol Santora 19 Nov 2006

She is so life-like... her hair is gorgeous!

Artist Reply: Thanks heaps Carol

William Boyer 16 Nov 2006

cool

Anonymous Guest 16 Nov 2006

beautiful piece

Artist Reply: Thanks Heaps

Terry Bassett 16 Nov 2006

Super portrait Helen.. Love it! :-)

Artist Reply: Thanks Terry

Cathie Brock 16 Nov 2006

This is wonderful Helen...Deserves to be in pick of the day...Cath xxx

Artist Reply: Thanks Kathie

chuck vest 15 Nov 2006

very nice work Helen

Artist Reply: Thanks Chuck

Delia Pacheco 14 Nov 2006

very very nice! great fur...

Artist Reply: Thanks Delia

Clinton Yaws 14 Nov 2006

great work helen, that hair looks like it feels. Nice reflection in the eye, it looks like penny is looking outside ...

Kevin Lambeth 14 Nov 2006

Stunning portrait Helen, feel as though I could reach out and pet her

Artist Reply: Thanks Kevin

Brittany Markham 12 Nov 2006

I love how you showed the texture of the fur, very nice!

Perica Ordic 12 Nov 2006

BEAUTIFUL WORK!!!

Artist Reply: Thanks Perica

marc doutherd 11 Nov 2006

What a wonderful piece of work you have created. Penny looks like a Maltiess.Can't spell wortha darn!(smile) This is a beautiful piece Helen!

John Flynn 07 Nov 2006

This is my buddy! i know he and I would get along.. Thanks Helen

Leah Jaarveth 04 Nov 2006

just beautiful :)

Artist Reply: Thanks heaps

wayne bull 03 Nov 2006

well executed piece of work

Artist Reply: Thanks Wayne

stephen smith 02 Nov 2006

very detailed! love how you managed to capture the fur. and the face is so cute too. haha. looks good.

Artist Reply: Thanks heaps Stephen

salter 31 Oct 2006

Hellen i am an animal lover and you have really catured the "alive" look in this little dog. The eyes are perfect. Makes you want to pick her up and hug her.

Artist Reply: Thanks Salter i will have to do another one but this time when she has been clipped

Bailey Hopper 31 Oct 2006

Wow, amazing detail! What a cutie =)

Artist Reply: Thanks Bailey , we think she is .

Bev Chudey 30 Oct 2006

What a little cutie!! Love the way you did her fur!!

Anonymous Guest 30 Oct 2006

What wonderful work! Beautifully soulful.... does he need a home?? :) :)

Artist Reply: Thanks but she is happy with us.

Mildred Ann Utroska 30 Oct 2006

So cute, good work.

Matthew Campbell 30 Oct 2006

well done!

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flo bowling 27 Oct 2006

wish i could learn to do fur so well looks like a photo,very well done.

Artist Reply: I'm glad you like it . thanks for the comments on both pieces. Helen

Anonymous Guest 27 Oct 2006

Great detail in the fur! Such a sweet looking pet.

Artist Reply: Thanks

Penny Myers 25 Oct 2006

Love this portrait and love the name. lol. Such beautiful strokes.

Artist Reply: Thanks Penny

Marion Bubak 22 Oct 2006

WONDERFUL WORK LOVE THE FACE ON THIS ONE.

Artist Reply: Thanks Marion

Rob Stanley 21 Oct 2006

WOW!!!! that is amazing! And thank you. =].

kiddolucas lee 20 Oct 2006

BEST IN EYES

Katerina Koukiotis 20 Oct 2006

he looks so real beuatiful painting!!

Artist Reply: Thanks heaps

Vicky Torres 18 Oct 2006

wow!

Kathryn Arruda 17 Oct 2006

What a handsome dog portrait! Such fine work, love the details.

Artist Reply: Thanks Kathryn for the feedback

Vivian Gutierrez 16 Oct 2006

Wow...your work is beautiful!!!

Artist Reply: Thanks heaps Vivian

dave grehan 16 Oct 2006

wow this is amazing...captured perfectly.

Artist Reply: Thanks Dave appreciate the feedback

Martin Koitmäe 15 Oct 2006

so cutee

Ginger Lovellette 15 Oct 2006

FANTASTIC!!!

Jerie kunitsky 12 Oct 2006

You do such wonderful, beautiful work. This is amazing.

Artist Reply: Thanks for your feedback

John Graham Inkson 12 Oct 2006

Beautiful detail. A mixed media of what I wonder.

Artist Reply: Thanks John, the media is acrylic background and Genesis heat-set oils for the rest. Helen

shane mccullough 12 Oct 2006

great detail...nice piece!

Artist Reply: Thanks Shane

ARTURO SPRAYCASSO 11 Oct 2006

SO cuuuute! great work!

monique cooper 09 Oct 2006

How very Sweet!!! and all that hair!!!.. wonderful work!!!

Artist Reply: Thanks alot Monique

Richard Finnell 07 Oct 2006

love it you did a nice job.

Artist Reply: thanks Richard

Zoe Faragher 06 Oct 2006

Fantastic Helen. you are so talented but this one is amazing - my dog "Happy" looks almost like her -

Artist Reply: Thanks Zoe she was a joy to paint

Roy Boobyer 06 Oct 2006

Exquisite work Helen.Such fine handling of detail.

Artist Reply: thanks for the feedback

Olga van Dijk 04 Oct 2006

LOVELY ARTWORK !!

Artist Reply: Thanks Olga appreciate the feedback

Marlene Barrett 04 Oct 2006

This is outstanding work! This sweet pup's personality is just busting out of this portrait!!

Artist Reply: thanks Marlene , she is a lovely dog

Nelly van Nieuwenhuijzen 01 Oct 2006

how ADORABLE AND HOW BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!

Artist Reply: thanks Nellie loved painting her

Julia Utiasheva 01 Oct 2006

VERY GOOD WORK! I like how you made hair!

Tanya Ray 01 Oct 2006

Wonderful rendering of this beautiful dog!! Well done!

Artist Reply: Thank you

Galini Dimitriadou 29 Sep 2006

That's a great portrait!! I like the details of Penny's hair!! Very well done!!

Artist Reply: Thanks for your feedback

Anonymous Guest 28 Sep 2006

Lovely portrait! I love the attention you paid to draw the hair and the adorable eyes!

Artist Reply: Thanks for your feedback

Greg Joens 27 Sep 2006

I love the intricate detail of the hair on Penny... wonderful reflection in the eyes too!

Lucia Stewart 26 Sep 2006

EXCELLENT!!!!

Artist Reply: Thanks Lucia

cynthia berridge 23 Sep 2006

wonderful art

Artist Reply: thanks for your comment

thea walstra 23 Sep 2006

Outstanding art

Artist Reply: thanks for the feedback

Jacqueline Bishop 17 Sep 2006

beautiful work!

Carol Ersery-Warren 20 Aug 2006

faboulous job capturing the pet,very realistici agree with Christine.

Ben Kiger 11 Aug 2006

VERY REAL AND BEAUTIFUL. BEN KIGER

Christine brand 11 Aug 2006

THIS IS VERY BEAUTIFUL AND EXCELLENTLY DONE...THE FUR AND EVERYTHING IS SO REAL...I LOVE THE WAY THE HAIR CURLS AROUND IN SWEEPS, THE EYES AND NOSE MOIST AND DEWY, TEXTURES IN THE FUR, THE SHINE IN THE ROUNDNESS OF THE PUPIL...SUPERB, HELEN. SIMPLY SUPERB.

Mrs.David Jobes(Dee) Jobes 06 Aug 2006

Penny is a Beautiful dog!!! Beautiful artwork,Helen!!!:)

reisa peters 25 May 2006

Beautiful! She is very sweet!

Sandra Laverty 17 May 2006

Hi Leni, Fabulous stuff, isn't this site great. I lust love it!!!

Loredana 15 May 2006

This is outstanding and Penny is adorable :)

Emily Reed 15 May 2006

Magical and enthralling!

Chris Williams 14 May 2006

cute

Vera Harned 09 May 2006

Beautiful!