Dog portrait drawing of Ross the Husky/German Shepherd mix

portrait of Ross the Husky-German Shepherd mix-featured

Zach reached out to me about making a portrait of his rescue dog, Ross, as a gift for his wife. It's always so touching to me that people trust me with making special gifts for their loved ones! And when he explained the concept he had in mind I was super excited to sketch it… Continue reading Dog portrait drawing of Ross the Husky/German Shepherd mix

Dog portrait drawings of Mabel and Abby

custom hand drawn dog portraits of Mabel and Abby

OK, I fully admit I have a soft spot in my heart for small dogs in particular…but this pair of larger dogs totally captured my heart, too. This was another portrait commission that came out of the  r/AccidentalWesAnderson subreddit post my husband made. Mabel's and Abby's dad, Wayne, emailed me to see if I could… Continue reading Dog portrait drawings of Mabel and Abby

Drawing of Buster the French Bulldog

detail of Buster the French Bulldog portrait drawing

How cute is Buster?! This was another portrait commission that came out of the  r/AccidentalWesAnderson subreddit post my husband made. This French Bulldog's dad, John, emailed me after he saw the portrait of Scout. He wanted to capture a few things in the portrait: a beret (after all, il est francais!) Buster's favorite toy, which John… Continue reading Drawing of Buster the French Bulldog

Drawing of Cooper, the fearless rescue dog

portrait of Cooper the fearless rescue-featured

I've had an awesome month, art-wise. Well, lots of other ways, too! But anyway, a month ago my husband discovered the r/AccidentalWesAnderson subreddit (we're both Wes Anderson fans). Since it ended up having a vibe appropriate for this thread, he shared my portrait of Scout on it. The next morning we discovered tons of comments and… Continue reading Drawing of Cooper, the fearless rescue dog

Portrait of a Corgi with his signature smile

portrait of Gumby the Corgi

My friend asked me to draw portraits of her two hound dogs for a Christmas gift. She wanted to capture their unique personalities - one is aloof and the other is crazy for food. Her quirky concept was so much fun to work with as I created the colored pencil and watercolor artwork.