Painted Pet Portraits

While I was painting these dogs last week, it reminded me that there are a lot of pet-lovers among us, and it has remained timelessly popular to include painted portraits of favorite family pets in my work.  Sometimes, as here, they are included directly in the mural, or frequently they are painted as stand-alone images on a wall.  Here are some examples of little critters that I have painted over the years.

 

Acrylic on canvas

 

 

 

 

Following are examples of portraits on canvas, or wood panels.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acrylic, digital image transfer and collage on canvas

 

Acrylic, colored pencil, digital image transfer and collage on wood

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Backyard pets! Digital image transfer and acrylic on wood

 

Digital image transfer and acrylic on wood

 

 

 

 

 

Sometimes the painted pets are just imaginary, on the wish-list of a hopeful child….

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