"Theo. Mountain Dog" Original Portrait
8x8 inch on grey wool. Felted in Golden Retriever fur.
This original felted portrait was needle felted with the beautiful, soft undercoat of Golden Retrievers. Needle felting is an art form centered around a barbed needle that is similar in size to a sewing needle. Traditionally, loose wool is poked until it acquires a shape or form. "Theo. Mountain Dog" was created with dog fur (eyes, nose, and mouth with wool). The shading in his ears and face from the variations in coat color.
Artwork will be shipped flat/stretched. Framing may be requested at no additional markup and shipping will be calculated prior to arrival. Depending on choice of framing and matting, previous works of this size generally run in the range of $125-180.