It's officially done & ready to go off to it's new home! YAY! As glad as I am to be done with this painting I got so used to seeing this guy in my studio everyday! I forgot to post this earlier but the official dimensions are: 30 x 42 inches and is done in oils on stretched canvas.
I've been busy trying to get this painting off and running the last couple weeks so I decided to post a few progression shots of how this elephant is S L O W L Y evolving into it's own. When I started this project I initially planned on keeping a palate with only cool tones and some neutrals....but I cracked and threw some pinks & yellows in (note to self it's hard to say no to color)