While lying in bed at the cottage, which is undergoing renovations, I noticed that a patch of plaster on the wall looked like an eager puppy bugging a not-so-eager cat. So I drew the puppy and the cat. Meet Layla and Murph:
Layla is based on my dog Layla but when she was a puppy. She is a cane-corso/shepherd mix, hence the "brindle" colouring.
Murph is based on my cat Murphy, who passed away at the age of 20 years in 2019.
And here is the plaster patch that inspired them. It is a potato photo because the lighting was poor: