Today’s Sketch Of The Week is called ‘Winter afternoon in the dog house’, featuring Jenny, Curry, Candy and Jinks. It is dated 24.2.56. It reminds me of winter evenings in her house when I was small, in front of the open fire with her dogs. It’s just missing the toasting crumpets!
Today’s Dog Of The Week is brought to you by Mr Bruce (as named on the back of the picture). It’s unclear whether this is one of Peggy’s own drawings. Any guesses on the breed?
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is the The Saluki, modelled by Peter or Paddy!
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is The Dachshund, modelled by Chips.
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is the Bull Terrier, modelled by either Peter or Jill!
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is The Golden Retriever, modelled by Leo.
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is The Alsatian, modelled by Bobby.
This week’s Dog Of The Week portrait, as sketched by Peggy, is The Greyhound.
Peggy was a keen artist and a few of her sketches were found among her belongings after she died. In case you’ve missed the Dog of the Week posts from her diary, I will post one of her own drawings every Saturday. Here is her Irish Terrier, as modelled by Peter!
Diary sub-note: Ember Day 1851. Turner, painter, died S.R. 8.2, S.S. 3.53 Went for a long walk. Joan Francam came. Said goodbye to Mlle Pâsch & Miss Hope-Jones. Raphael & Madie & Rose went home for the hols. Diary footnote, accompanied by a photograph of two Samoyed: THE SAMOYED: The prototype of a group ofContinue reading “December 19th 1936”