Grizzle Saluki Drawing by Cori Solomon

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...

Welcome to Cori’s Pawtraits where you will see all things in animal art by Cori Solomon

My pet portraits are typically created with pastels although I have created pet portraits in acrylics and in a hand pulled print format, Monotypes. If you are looking for dog portraits or cat portraits you have found the right place.

Each pet portrait is an artistic rendering of your pet. I specialize in dogs, cats, horses, other animals, wildlife and birds.

Pet portraits known as “Pawtraits” are created from a photo of your pet. I prefer receiving a selection of photographs of your cat, dog or pet so that I may choose the photo that creatively inspires me. Prices for an unframed pastel pet portrait drawing are negotiated on an individual basis depending upon the size of the drawing and the number of pets included.

My Newest Pawtraits

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

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

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...