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Tel: 07926 254 241  Email: andrew@yorkshirepetportraits.co.uk


Horse Portraits

Welcome to the gallery of horse portraits. Many different looking portraits that can be created. Your horse's portrait can either be just a head shot or a full body pose or even several animals together, the portrait can be done in a variety of different media ranging from the soft gentle tones of pastels, to detailed monotone pencil studies through to vibrant striking oil paintings. All new commissions will be added for everyone to see. If you have a particular request for a portrait, please contact the artist who will be happy to advise.


    



"Bouncer", pencil portrait

A customer's favourite photo was of them riding their horse 'Bouncer' during a rather scary looking jump. Produced A4 size, the pencil sketch really came out well though the difficult area to do wasn't the area you'd expect it to be. he horse and rider were straightforward to do, it was the hedge that was ...CLICK FOR MORE >

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"Mary", pencil portrait

"It's fab! Love it"

A second portrait of Mary was commissioned, a follow-up to the painting, 'Mary In The Mirror', this time a monotone pencil sketch drawn on a 20" x 16" board. It was a straightforward portrait to do though it did mean trying to get large areas as dark as possible with a pencil to give enough contrast with ...CLICK FOR MORE >

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"Moth", pastel portrait

"Once again you have succeeded in producing an outstanding piece of work."

Commissioned as a present for a friend, this portrait really suited a burgundy background due to the subtle dark red colours in Moth's colouring ...CLICK FOR MORE >

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"Mary", oil painting

"I can't wait to see it in the flesh!"

Completed oil painting of 'Mary In The Mirror' with frame. I'm very pleased with how this turned out! A recent photo session organised by Yorkshire Pet Portrait's customer and good friend, Flo Plummer, using her horse Mary, provided some surprising results and great original photographs to use ...CLICK FOR MORE >



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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

"It looks superb so I'm sure my dad will be over the moon so thanks very much."

The fantastic colours in the coat were captured in the great photo used for a dad's Christmas portrait. As I'm always telling my customers, it's all down to the quality of the photgraph supplied, the better the photo, the more detailed the portrait! ...CLICK FOR MORE >

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

"Many thanks for the picture of our horse portrait, it looks great."

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"Sam", pastel portrait

This portrait was commissioned as a wife's birthday present, using a photograph taken in sunlight which illuminated the horse's colours and detail to perfection ...CLICK FOR MORE >

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"Hoagy", pastel portrait

"It looks great, thank you so much!"

A very light coloured background was an instinctive choice for drawing the light brown and grey colouring of Hoagy, resulting in a subtle, almost ghostly image! ... ...CLICK FOR MORE >

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

"It looks amazing, thank you!

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"Deuce", pastel portrait

"That looks fab thank you, thrilled with it as I am sure my niece will be probably bring a tear to her eye!"

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

"The portrait looks fantastic, couldn't be happier!

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

Commissioned as a 40th birthday present

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

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Pastel portrait, 20" x 16" (508mm x 406mm)

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"Bumble", oil painting

"Andrew has really captured Bumble's grumpy but adorable personality, i.e. "don't mess with me or I'll bite!!" He's lovable really. I'm thrilled with my painting."

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Yorkshire Pet Portraits logo - Portraits of Dogs, Cats and Horses in Pencils, Pastels and Oils by Andrew Howard

Tel: 07926 254 241  Email: andrew@yorkshirepetportraits.co.uk

Dog Portraits, Cat Portraits, & Horse Portraits by Andrew Howard's Yorkshire Pet Portraits