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Custom pet portraits drawn from your photos.

Keep the memory of your pet alive forever with a hand-drawn portrait that captures their spirit and personality as no photograph can. My custom hand-drawn pet portraits are a heartfelt and unique way to celebrate the special animal in your life. I draw directly from photos you provide, creating a lifelike personal keepsake that you can display and cherish for the rest of your life.
 My portraits make touching gifts, joyous tributes or loving memorials. Browse my gallery to see samples of my custom pet portraits, and consider asking me to draw your own furry friend! Transform an ordinary photo of your pet into an extraordinary work of art!


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Shadow’s portrait, framed and hung!

Posted on May 19 by

Shadow’s family sent me this photo of how lovely their portrait looks, matted and framed and hanging in their dining room. What a lovely birthday gift that...


Jacob’s portrait is finished

Posted on May 14 by

I’ve completed my memorial portrait of Jacob. It was sad knowing that he had passed away but I enjoyed looking at his gentle smiling face while I worked. I’m sure he...


Progress on Jacob

Posted on Apr 17 by

Sorry for the late post, I’ve been busy with a few other things lately. Here is my current progress on my custom memorial portrait of...


Maggie’s done, next up is Jacob

Posted on Mar 30 by

I finished my portrait of Maggie, her owners sent me this photo of her posing next to it (below), how cute is that?! Next up is a memorial portrait of Jacob the golden retriever...


Beginning a new sketch, meet Maggie!

Posted on Mar 4 by

Maggie is a 13-yr old chihuahua who lost her left eye to an infection when she was a pup. It doesn’t seem to have slowed her down at all! I was asked to draw her portrait...


Callie’s memorial portrait is finished

Posted on Feb 24 by

I finished my memorial portrait of Callie, and delivered it to her owner. Her reaction, as she stared at the drawing, was of silence and tears. It’s a huge hole our pets...

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