Don’t you hate it when festive mascots run amok? I wanted to paint something portraying my dog Max’s laid back personality but ended up having a lot of fun giving the bears each their own too.

Watercolour and guauche on a fabulous tinted watercolour paper I can’t get any more. Sad.
More illustrations here

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Draws, paints, drinks coffee and walks the dog. Thanks for stopping by.

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  • Anne  McGinn
    Anne McGinnalmost 3 years ago

    This is precious!

  • Thankyou Anne!

    – Sarah Mac

  • rosalin
    rosalinalmost 3 years ago


  • Thanks Rosalin!

    – Sarah Mac

  • Kristy Spring-Brown
    Kristy Spring-...almost 3 years ago

    Just gorgeous Sarah! :)

  • Cheers Kristy! It’s fun to get festive!

    – Sarah Mac

  • Teacup
    Teacupalmost 3 years ago

    gorgeous work… xx

  • Thankyou :)

    – Sarah Mac

  • linmarie
    linmariealmost 3 years ago

    so much fun and so sweet, love it♥ Lucky Max, has you for a parent,, awesome♥

  • Thankyou Linmarie!

    – Sarah Mac

  • jwmphotos
    jwmphotosalmost 3 years ago

    Awesome art Sarah!

  • Thanks a lot John!

    – Sarah Mac

  • Elaine123
    Elaine123almost 3 years ago

    Please consider adding this image to this group
    there is a Challenge running here

  • Thanks for letting me know Elaine! I’ve joined and entered the challenge :)

    – Sarah Mac

  • eoconnor
    eoconnoralmost 3 years ago


  • Thankyou!

    – Sarah Mac

  • Mel Brackstone
    Mel Brackstonealmost 3 years ago

    This is so good!!!

  • Thankyou Mel :)

    – Sarah Mac

  • Monica Engeler
    Monica Engeleralmost 3 years ago

    Cute. Wonderful work.

  • Thanks Monica :)

    – Sarah Mac

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