Alpaca Painting by Cindy Chinn

Alpaca Painting

alpaca painting tn 150I have been commissioned to paint an alpaca. But not just ANY alpaca, this alpaca painting features “Amy the Alpaca “. This fun theme is being commissioned for a wine label.

Follow along in this post for updates and new images as I work on this piece. (edit: Complete August 8, 2018)

Also, if you enjoy ‘Alpaca Art’, you should check out my metal art alpaca! 😀

 

August 6, 2018: Latest progress photo – Complete!

Alpaca Painting Final by Cindy Chinn

Here is the original sketch that I’m working from. It’s just a little whimsical and fun, and I might tired of painting hair by the time I’m done. 

alpaca painting - sketch full

May 4, 2018: I’ve spent a couple of evenings and have the background mostly painted.  Still some work to do before I can start blocking in the foreground.

Alpaca painting background

July 12, 2018: I finally made some time get the brushes back out and have completed the background for now! 😀

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July 13, 2018: Another late night / early morning spent in the wonderfully air-conditioned painting studio! 😀 This alpaca painting is starting to come to life now!

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July 14, 2018: And another evening / morning dedicated to the painting – I want to get this finished soon, but now another project deadline is staring me in the face…

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July 15, 2018: Light at the end of the tunnel – I amazed at how much HAIR these animals have! 😀

Alpaca Painting - in progress -05

July 20, 2018: Wow – nothing like a bad knee to keep me locked down in one place!  The good news is, I was able to keep working on the Alpaca painting! 😀

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August 8, 2018: After a few more sessions and giving it the final ‘once over’ – I can call this painting DONE! 😀

Alpaca Painting Final by Cindy Chinn

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