Description Handsome yellow Lab has his eyes on you. This dog portrait painting is of a fine old boy who thought he was a big comedian. His bigger than life personality earned him the nickname Mr. Big, but he had about 20 others. He was full of character, as so many Labrador Retrievers are and was a fine friend. Original portrait is acrylic paint on stretched canvas. Enjoy this fine art print or contact me to commission a special dog painting of your own.
Amy Reges, Burdett, NY Member Since April 2007 Artist Statement I love to bring a smile to the face of anyone who views my art or make a connection by touching a shared sentiment. In my paintings I am not a realist, but prefer to simplify and abstract important elements that express a feeling, emotion or moment in time. I have worked in an array of materials and mediums - acrylic paint on canvas is my current favorite along with photography and digital manipulation and hand-painted silk scarves. I have always enjoyed training animals and getting to know what is important to them. Dogs, particularly Labrador Retrievers (my own and the rescue dogs I foster), are my first love and predominate my artistic passion. I love working with my hands, which also includes gardening and cooking. Both of these hobbies plus my love of nature also inspire my art.
It is a pleasure to be able to share with you affordable high quality giclee prints of my original art and photographs. My hope is that the art you purchase will brighten your day as it brightens your wall.