Day # 11 in my Dog Day Month3 "Stosh"

The photo Christina sent in for the project. Yes, Stosh is a character and great member to Christina's family.

"Stosh" 16"x 12" oil

Here are the steps I took in painting Stosh-

Step #1 sketched in drawing on toned canvas. Stosh wasn't an easy paint. He had quite a few things I needed to think about. Black or white dogs are a battle of contrasts. It always seems the middle tones of col