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Luther II
Luther II

I know Luther, this Weimeraner, very well  as I trained him at the facility where I work…a very good student I must say.  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Abbey, Yellow Labrador
Abbey, Yellow Labrador

The Vallejo grandparents had previously commissioned portraits of their four cats (yes I do cats too) and decided their granddaughter should have a portrait of her special Yellow Labrador, Abbey. (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Conan
Conan
Valentine-in-Pairs
Valentine-in-Pairs

A Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Valentine’s portrait was shipped to Paris, France where the family resides…what a regal looking gal.  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Max in Pastel
Max in Pastel
Jenny
Jenny

(watercolor & fine color pencil)

Zambonie
Zambonie

Zambonie, a Beagle mix, lives with four other dogs in a mansion on Lake Michigan. He was a bit camera shy when I was taking his picture. I love his soulful eyes.  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Poochie
Poochie

This Chihuahua, Poochie, is one of Zambonie’s brothers…a tiger in a tiny package. (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Contented Greyhound
Contented Greyhound
Chloe at the Beach
Chloe at the Beach

11″x14″ $425

Maggie May
Maggie May

Japanese Chin, Maggie May’s owner wanted to surprise his wife for Christmas. One thing he insisted on was that Maggie’s tongue must be sticking out.  I received an email from his wife who was thrilled with the result! (Look for it in my testimonials) (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Bubbles
Bubbles
Cocoa – Cesar’s Chihauha
Cocoa – Cesar’s Chihauha
Major
Major
Luther
Luther

I thought this dog Luther was so handsome I did two portraits from different angles. It was fascinating that his coat color appears to change from taupe indoors to grey outdoors. The Weimaraner breed’s nickname is “ghost dog”.  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Nansen in Oil
Nansen in Oil
Savannah
Savannah

Savannah, a boston terrier mix  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Sadie Marie
Sadie Marie

A gift from the wife to her husband.  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Orbit
Orbit
Shelby, Collie Mix
Shelby, Collie Mix

(watercolor & fine color pencil)

Otis
Otis
Bluetick Coon Hound in Pastel
Bluetick Coon Hound in Pastel
Skoda
Skoda

Skoda, a Boxer, is one of my early pieces.  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Titan
Titan

Titan, a Norwich Terrier, lives a privileged life with an owner of a Fortune 500 Company.  He rules the house and often travels with his owner on a private jet.   (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Odie
Odie

I came across a lady walking her and her son’s dog Odie, Rhodesian Ridgeback mix, in a field where I walk my dogs.  After chatting, the woman decided to arrange for a portrait for her son.  What a nice Christmas gift.  (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Luke
Luke

A woman wanted to surprise her best friend with a portrait of the friend’s Tibetan Spaniel dog, Luke, for her 50th Birthday party. The woman had to sneak his photo out of a frame, make a copy, and return it before her friend knew it was missing. The surprise was a success! (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Foreman
Foreman

Foreman, a Blue Heeler, and his owner were enrolled in my dog training class. I loved his “old man” personality. What a gentle spirit. He now works with special needs children. (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Wiggy
Wiggy

Color pencil and watercolor, golden retriever

Banjo
Banjo
Bella and Doobie
Bella and Doobie
Mauser
Mauser

This guy Mauser, a Drahthaar, is an incredible duck hunting dog for his owner.  Besides being a sound dog in the field, he is a cherished companion in the house, and even gets an equal share of space in the owner’s bed – I love it! (watercolor & fine color pencil)

Charley
Charley
Gunner
Gunner
Mattie
Mattie
Roxy
Roxy
New Friends
New Friends
Elvis
Elvis
Dude
Dude
Buddy
Buddy