Australian Cattle Dog by Karen  Hull

A commissioned illustration for the Coin Club of Australia

Painted entirely with Corel Painter.

Full time artist and illustrator, specialising in realistic images in a range of mediums, but particularly favouring coloured pencils.

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  • Karen Checca
    Karen Checcaover 4 years ago

  • My pleasure Karen and thank you!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityover 4 years ago

    Pure brilliance. Your detail knocks me out. What beautiful expressions you have captured too xx

  • You are way too generous Anita, but thank you heaps anyway – that means so much!!! :) xx

    – Karen Hull

  • Alex Gardiner
    Alex Gardinerover 4 years ago

    To coin a phrase ’ Whit beautiful dugs’,
    aw yea want tae dae is gei them sum hugs.
    baith are true Aussie blue,
    a tell yea lass this is true.

    Oan a coin they wid be saw braw,
    a coin like yea niver did saw.
    tae commemorate Aussie wurkin dugs taday,
    it’s a real pleasure tae hiv this say.

    Waitin’ wae baitid breath tae see the finished job,
    tae see these twa prood wee dogs,
    oan a coin tae commemorate,
    braw wurkin dogs frae this very date.
    The Auld Yin.
    Jist like wan o’ oor ain wee aussie dugs .Oors is called Dusty:)

  • Please give Dusty a hug and an extra bone for me – they are such an Aussie icon and thank you for your wonderful poem Auld Yin!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Meg Hart
    Meg Hartover 4 years ago

    Just superb Karen..!!!….My Gus is most impressed too, since these guys are his nearest relatives…Most definitely another fave..!

  • Gus is absolutely gorgeous Meg – you should be very proud of him and thank you for your wonderful words!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Helen Akerstrom Photography
    Helen Akerstro...over 4 years ago

    Brilliant work. A fave too!

  • Thank you so much Helen and I’m thrilled you like it!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Nikonuser
    Nikonuserover 4 years ago

    Wow this is outstanding Karen, I just adore the expression on the pups face.

  • I’m so glad you like the pup’s face – I was a bit worried he looked too sad and couldn’t work out how to change it. Thank you so much for your lovely words!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Diana-Lee Saville
    Diana-Lee Savilleover 4 years ago

    Loverly work :))

  • Thank you heaps Diana-Lee – that means a lot!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Dawn M. Becker
    Dawn M. Beckerover 4 years ago

  • No worries and thank you!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Lynda Robinson
    Lynda Robinsonover 4 years ago

    What a wonderful piece of work Karen! You are sooooo talented!

  • Look who’s talking, but thank you so much you lovely lady!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • joycee
    joyceeover 4 years ago

    Fantastic work Karen!!

  • Thank you so much Joycee!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

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