Logan the Lounger…

A note arrived from Georgia: “I want you to paint a portrait of my father-in-law’s dog that passed away earlier this year. His name was Logan and he was the best boxer ever.” Maureen found me a few months earlier, from the Animal Prints I did for her friend: Daphne and Comet.

Lounging Logan

“Logan was always so loyal and kind to everyone.”

Maureen sent a slew of pics: “Logan with other dogs in his house that he used to cuddle and play with. Logan loved to run outside and then rest with the family. We truly miss him:).”

Logan on Sofa
Logan's shadow...

Logan’s portrait was a challenging one as the photos were super small. The one Gadora chose to paint was of him nestled on his doggie bed amidst the things (and friend) that made his house a home. Gadora systematically cropped his picture then added space in the background, and filled it with a new rug,  new paws, substituted a fireplace and began the task of rendering him in watercolor.


Maureen is pleased. Can’t wait for the big reveal.

One thought on “Logan the Lounger…

  1. I got the picture today and LOVE IT!!!! Thank you so much. We can’t wait to give it to my father-in-law. He is going to love it too. I really appreciate all your hard work.

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