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.
Following are examples of portraits on canvas, or wood panels.
Sometimes the painted pets are just imaginary, on the wish-list of a hopeful child….