^ These pencils have become too short to keep in
a baby food jar.
^ My solution: put them in the lid of an old Cara Mia
marinated artichoke hearts jar!
^ As with the mane, I use a sgraffito technique
on the Hummingbird Hound's fringe and tufts.
^ Left hind foot tuft.
^ Right hind foot tuft.
^ I continue the neck marking up onto the head with pencil.
^ Scroll-like swirls drawn onto jaw with True Blue Verithin.
^ Priming on neck stripes.
^ More priming in between impressed lines.
^ Neck painted!
^ I begin priming the face with Process Red.
^ More priming with Dark Purple.
^ Starting with Mulberry, I paint part of the face
near the eye and finish with Process Red.
^ Painting completed with Mulberry and more Dark Purple.
^ Scroll pattern painted with True Blue.
^ Pulling back to show progress thus far.
This Oaxacan has a bit of a Dia de Los Muertos flair to it.
^ Thin tail drawn onto tail fluff.
^ Priming begun with True Blue and Mulberry.
^ Priming continued with some Violet and Ultramarine.