Pastels on paper, 9″ × 12″.

Pastel portrait of a gentle, lovable Lab named Maddie:)


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Fine artist working only in traditional mediums—primarily, oils, pastels, charcoal, and graphite.
All artwork is created the old-fashioned way—nothing is digital or otherwise computer assisted.

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  • heatherfriedman
    heatherfriedmanalmost 3 years ago

    Just look at those expressive eyes! Beautifully captured!!!

  • So kind of you to say, Heather, thank you very much!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • Deborah Lazarus
    Deborah Lazarusalmost 3 years ago

    Wonderful work !!! Bravo!!!
    Your host, Deb
    August 21, 2011

  • Thank you Deb!!!! It’s a wonderful honor to see my Gentle Lab featured in Gems!!!!!!! Much appreciated:))))

    – Pam Humbargar

  • Vanessa Barklay
    Vanessa Barklayalmost 3 years ago

    How sweet, fabulous work, labs are so gentle :O)

  • Thank you for the lovely comment Vanessa…yes, labs are such sweet gentle dogs!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • shootback
    shootbackalmost 3 years ago

    A sleepy big fella…great work Pammy!!

  • Thanks Toddy…she’s all worn out from wagging that tail all day!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • TrixiJahn
    TrixiJahnalmost 3 years ago

    Awwwwwwww how cute and beautifully dont, Pam!

  • Thank you for stopping by Trixi, and for the wonderful comment!!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • Sally Omar
    Sally Omaralmost 3 years ago

  • What a wonderful surprise, thank you so much for the feature in Bits & Pieces, Sally!!!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • billfox256
    billfox256almost 3 years ago

    What a great portrait of such a beautiful lady!!!! Bill

  • Thanks for the great comment on my gentle lab portrait…she really is a beautiful dog:))

    – Pam Humbargar

  • MaryStewart
    MaryStewartalmost 3 years ago

    beautiful work as always.

  • Thanks for stopping by Marie and for the kind comment on my gentle lab portrait!!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesalmost 3 years ago

    Gorgeous pastel! Beautiful colors and lighting! Well done!

  • Thank you Angie, your kind words mean a lot to me!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBethalmost 3 years ago

    ja…the brown does remind me a great sign of a great dog! hahaha. i will link it to a red friendsy…that’s amazing…well recorded life…and more. Congrats!

  • What a great comment LisaBeth, thank you so much!!

    – Pam Humbargar

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