Maddy (for SarahHound)

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  1. Whisper

    Whisper Kaleidoscopic Eye

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    I know it's far from perfect, but there are only so many months you can start, stop, erase, and restart a piece of art before you realize it's just not going to be exactly what you wanted.
    I started this shorty after Lucy died. It hurt too much to look at a picture of Lucy, let alone pick her features apart to draw. So I drew Maddy, because I empathized greatly with her loss and I always thought Maddy was the prettiest greyhound I'd ever seen.

    So, for SarahHound. Her beautiful Maddy. I wish I could have really done her justice.
     
  2. JessLough

    JessLough Love My Mutt

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    oh god <3 That's adorable, I'm sure she'll love it :)
     
  3. Renee750il

    Renee750il Felurian

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    Oh, I think you did her justice <3
     
  4. HayleyMarie

    HayleyMarie Like a bat outa' hell

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    Thats wonderful, and is so beautiful.
     
  5. olliethemutt

    olliethemutt New Member

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    Beautiful!!! Maddy was such a beautiful dog :) Such a great drawing of her :)
     
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    You DEFINITELY did her justice. Beautiful and mysterious looking...regal.
     
  7. SarahHound

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    Oh my god, I just got back from holiday and found this. It's so so beautiful!!! I can't thank you enough. I've been feeling very upset about her lately, this has cheered me up.

    I don't really have any words.
     
  8. SarahHound

    SarahHound New Member

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    Awww, I am crying now :(
     
  9. ~Jessie~

    ~Jessie~ Chihuahua Power!

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    That is beautiful, Virginia! :D
     
  10. Whisper

    Whisper Kaleidoscopic Eye

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    I'm so sorry. :( I didn't mean to trigger your pain.
    (((((GIGANTICHUGS)))))
     
  11. SarahHound

    SarahHound New Member

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    No you didn't, don't worry. I've just been missing her a lot lately. I really do love it! Do you mind if I save it to my computer? :)
     
  12. Whisper

    Whisper Kaleidoscopic Eye

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    I understand. . .truly.

    Of course you can save it! It is for you. :) I have a bigger version on my computer I can send to you as well if you'd like.
    I'm just so glad you like it. I know there are many imperfections in it, but I hope it helps knowing even the mistakes were made trying to capture the essence of your beautiful girl. :)
     
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    What a great picture of Maddy. She was a gorgeous and sweet dog. :)
     

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