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Follow along on the portrait painting process here! Look for updates on select projects and gain a better understanding of what to expect from a Lil Spitfire commission...

Meet Lulu!

This is the beautiful and talented Lulu:

 Lulu in action

Lulu in action

She is an agility dog and her Mom knew right away that happy and bouncy Lulu should be an acrobat for her portrait.

 Retro acrobat concept

Retro acrobat concept

With reference for aerialist acrobats and photos of Miss Lulu, next came the drawing:

 Design option

Design option

 Design option

Design option

Once the design was decided upon, it was time to paint! And, this is how Lulu's portrait turned out:

 Finished portrait

Finished portrait

Lulu approves!

 Lulu and her portrait

Lulu and her portrait