Sport: Mixed Breed Dog

Sport: Mixed Breed Dog

When a close girlfriend lost her dog of many years, I had to give her a drawing of her dog, Sport.  Although Sport, a mixed breed was not a Saluki like his roommates, sometimes I think he thought he was as tall and fast as them.  This dog portrait of Sport portrays...
German Pinscher: Zippo

German Pinscher: Zippo

Check out my latest pastel drawing, a commissioned pet portrait of a German Pinscher named Zippo, who resides in Florida. This dog portrait depicts a red German Pinscher.  From my understanding, Zippo got his name because he races around all the time, especially in...
Grizzle Saluki: Zeke

Grizzle Saluki: Zeke

It is a sad day when we lose our pets.  In this case, it was a Grizzle Saluki I bred, who lived with my good friends Verial Whitten and Barbara Nackarud.  Shortly after I received an email from Verial asking if I could draw Zeke.   She hoped to gift Barbara a drawing...
Goldendoodle: Miles

Goldendoodle: Miles

Sharing another of my holiday commissions, a dog portrait that I created in 2017.  Obviously, I could not post until the recipient of the gift received the drawing.  Miles is a Goldendoodle always adorned with a tie or scarf.  In most the images Miles carries a smile,...
Standard Poodle: Odin

Standard Poodle: Odin

Meet Odin, an apricot colored Standard Poodle and a commissioned dog portrait I created in pastels for the holidays. Pet Portraits make lovely gifts. In creating this dog portrait I requested a selection of images so I could then select the photo that most inspires me...
Fred And Wilma: Mixed Breed Dogs

Fred And Wilma: Mixed Breed Dogs

Meet Fred and Wilma, two mixed breed dogs that are buddies and my most recent commissioned pet portrait. Creating a dog portrait of two fluffy white dogs can be challenging. I always ask for a selection of photos so I can decide on the image that most inspires me. In...