Apologies for not finishing this post last week as promised! Here is the conclusion of the painting I posted about here, a gift for a friend who recently got married. These are her pets Janie the lab and Splash the cat.
Sketching in their clothes:
Refining figures and outfits:
Building pattern on dress and flowers (based on her actual dress and bouquet):
Finished it off with some daisies and bubbles, again based on the actual wedding: