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Cat Portraits: A One-Of-A-Kind Birthday Present

Do you ever need to find the PERFECT present? You know, the one that is completely unique and will be automatically adored. My most recent customer has a sister who loves her two cats. What better birthday present, than to give her a memento in colored pencil?  Not only is this a wonderful decoration for […]

The Inside Tip On Finding Your Portrait Artist: Testimonials

I love when customers send me happy testimonials about their pencil portraits! Whether they are drawings of family, friends, weddings, or pets – each one is unique and meant to hold a special place in someone’s home. Testimonials are important (not just to ease my fragile artistic ego) but also to help anyone looking for […]

Four Cat Drawings: A Furry Family Portrait

The customer who ordered these drawings had a great idea! She wanted each cat to be a separate work of art so she could arrange them in different ways on her wall. Whenever she feels the need to redecorate, she can chooses to keep these drawings together as a set or show them individually. Two […]

Tomorrow is the 4th of July!

Get ready for fireworks and lemonade – tomorrow is the 4th of July!

Artist At Work

Hey, what did you expect after seeing all those previous posts, saying the studio is booked though the summer? Have no fear, there will be some awesome pencil portraits here by next week!  In the meantime….. Follow me today on Twitter and Instagram and watch as works of art come to life from rough sketches to […]

See behind the scenes in the art studio

Did you know you can see images of current drawings in progress from my art studio? Sure it’s nice to see the final pencil drawing, but what about all the steps that occur between a blank piece of paper to a final work of art? Getting the inside scoop is easy! Follow me today on Twitter […]

Pencil Portrait Orders Booked Through September

Heh, so just ignore my previous post… Orders through the studio have been booked through September! This art studio has quickly become a very busy place! If you would like a one-of-a-kind pencil portrait by late October- place your order today! Can’t wait? No worries! Order an original drawing from the gallery – just let […]

Portrait Orders Booked Through August

Orders through the studio have been booked through August! Whew this is going to be a busy summer! If you would like a one-of-a-kind pencil portrait by late September- place your order today! Can’t wait? No worries! Order an original drawing from the gallery – just let me know which one you want and I will […]

Newer, Easier, Better!

Introducing the newer, easier, and therefore better Portrait Order Form! Now, to order a portrait you just need to send me 3 things: 1. Your contact info 2. The specific drawing size and medium (black and white or color) that you want. 3. A photo of the person/animal for the portrait That’s it! Once I […]