Exploring new media helps to keep artwork fresh by enabling new thought processes with often delightful results that were not possible before. Pastels are a revelation to me, colours are more alive as they are layered on the paper and not on the palette. The white is also much stronger allowing great zingy lighting effects.
These Shire foals have the most wonderful fluffy ears brought to life by hightlighting individual hairs.
To go alongside my Suffolks I am working on a series of Shires and other heavies.