Commissioned Portrait of Bowzer

Just┬ábefore the holidays I was commissioned to paint a memorial portrait of this beautiful dog, Bowzer. ┬áThis was a gift from my friend, Maria, to her dear friend, Zara, who was grieving over the loss of her “big, sweet boy.” Since this was a surprise…

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Portrait of Levi

It’s so sad to lose a beloved pet. Our furry friends – whether they are a dog, cat, hamster, or horse – occupy such a big space in our hearts… When I was asked to paint a Memorial Portrait of this beautiful pitbull, Levi, I…

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Portrait of Cosmo

It absolutely made my day when Elizabeth Gregory North on DoodleKisses.com commissioned me to paint a portrait of her beautiful multigeneration Australian Labradoodle, Cosmo! I had a smile on my face the entire time I was painting this. He has the most gorgeous, golden eyes…

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Portrait of Miss Kelly and Toby

I am head over heels in love with my miniature Golden Doodle, Toby. Look at that face! It melts my heart every time he looks at me. And he is such a good boy! (I couldn’t resist showing you that – haha!) I decided to…

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Portrait of Maggie

I had sooooo much fun working on this portrait of my friend Cathi’s big, sweet, lovable black Labradoodle, Maggie! Here’s the reference photo that I started with: And here’s how to portrait came out: (click image to view larger) Click here to see some of…

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Portrait of Truman and Reilly

I had so much fun working on a Commissioned (16×20 Mixed Media) Portrait of two ADORABLE dogs! This one was particularly fun and challenging because I was given two separate reference photos to work from. The dog on the far right in this photo… and…

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Portrait of Nemesis

I did a portrait last week of a beautiful American Pit Bull Terrier, named Nemesis. She is a UKC Champion and has obtained her UWP (United Weight Pull title), URO1 (Rally – O title), UNJ (United Novice Jumpers) and SPD (Splash Dog) as well as…

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