Catherine Clark Dowden

Portrait, Equine And Animal Artist

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Ink Series- Guinea Fowl II

Ink Series- Guinea Fowl II

Posted by on Mar 27, 2020 in |

Part of the ink Series these odd looking Guinea Fowl enjoy a spring day.Using lots of texture on the surface to help create movement and interest when applying the inks so helping me to portray the crazy antics of this group of Guinea Fowl. They are very unique in their looks and their mannerisms and a delight to depict on a canvas.The original painting is...

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Ruby – Commission

Ruby – Commission

Posted by on Mar 27, 2020 in |

This is a tribute to ‘Ruby” a beautiful soul and a best friend! Cinty, her human, is devastated by the loss. We captured her lapping up the affections of her human and also her best Yoda impersonation. She will so very missed but never ever forgotten.

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Burrawarra Bond

Burrawarra Bond

Posted by on Jun 12, 2019 in |

This painting is quite large being a 101 x 76 cm stretched canvas. As always I created some texture into the undercoat of gesso and then created the background using acrylics to create a very loose image depicting the curious cattle behind. I then sealed this and began to create the foreground of the horse,farmer and his faithful dogs having a moment after...

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Steady Up Son

Steady Up Son

Posted by on Apr 11, 2019 in |

‘DawsonRiver Kelpies’ Mother and son team with a young bull calf…teaching him the ropes! I am so lucky to be able to use Nicky Lorimer’s amazing photos from her Facebook and Instagram page called DawsonRiver Kelpies. This awesome image just took my breath away and I just had to have a go at painting it …I must say I am so so...

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Cambio

Cambio

Posted by on Apr 11, 2019 in |

A mixed media painting of A Beautiful Andalusion horse named Cambio in France. I was privileged to sponsor a very talented photographer from USA Karen Broemmelsick follow her dream and go over to France to photograph beautiful horses. In return we got to choose an image from her returning portfolio that became our own and this was my choice. The painting...

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On the Fly

On the Fly

Posted by on Aug 25, 2018 in |

I wanted to depict the amazing speed and agility of the polo players and their horses. Using mixed media I wanted to capture the moment as they galloped down the field aiming at the ball in readiness to strike with the mallet at precisely the right moment.The original painting is 61cmsx92cms on a stretched canvas. I am so very happy with this painting as I...

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