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Art Scavenger Hunt in 1 Week!

Art Scavenger Hunt in 1 Week!

Look for the first clue August 26! The first clue, which will go on my site and Facebook page Monday August 26 will help you find the first sketch. The second clue, which will go on my site and Facebook page Tuesday August 27 will help you find the second sketch. The third clue, which will […]

Art Scavenger Hunt in 1 Week!

Look for the first clue August 26! The first clue, which will go on my site and Facebook page Monday August 26 will help you find the first sketch. The second clue, which will go on my site and Facebook page Tuesday August 27 will help you find the second sketch. The third clue, which will […]

Pet Portrait – Shep Mix named Angel

Pet Portrait – Shep Mix named Angel

This was a wonderful and heartfelt gift idea. A client ordered this pencil portrait for a friend who had recently lost her dog, Angel. Angel was a furry companion who had had earned every elderly white hair and lived with a calm warmth that brought joy to others. Dogs are not our whole life, but […]

Art Scavenger Hunt – In 2 Weeks!

Art Scavenger Hunt – In 2 Weeks!

The Art Scavenger Hunt is in 2 weeks! You may be wondering – which drawings have escaped my studio to go hiding at local vendors around Rochester? None other than those glamorous Hollywood icons: Marilyn, Elizabeth, and Audrey! To catch each of these famous leading ladies, stay tuned for the first clue on August 26! […]

Pencil Pet Portrait – Sneak Peek

So much expression comes through the eyes. In pet portraits, they can truly bring the sitter to life. “Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other’s eyes for an instant?” Henry David Thoreau _____________________________________________________________________ Related Posts Pet Portrait Gallery                        Portrait Order […]

Art Scavenger Hunt!

For each missing drawing, I will post a clue on my blog and Facebook page. Each clue will hint where a certain drawing is hidden. The first person to locate the drawing gets to keep it! Also, when you find the drawing you become eligible for an additional prize! To prove you have the sketch, […]

Pet Portrait – "Bundled Up" Now Available in Print!

Pet Portrait – "Bundled Up" Now Available in Print!

I’m a huge fan of prints, they provide all the detail and depth of an original, but fit nicely in a smaller budget. Also, Fine Art America is great for using archival-grade paper (so the image wont turn yellow or brittle with age) and will take care of framing for you! To see all available […]

Pencil Portrait – Sneak Peek

SHHHH!!!!  This is a surprise present! (Ever notice that anything with a baby in it automatically goes up in the cute-O-meter?) —————————————————————————————————————————————————— Related Pages Children Portrait Gallery           Portrait Order Form               Family Portrait Gallery

Ordering a Pencil Portrait – Timing

Ordering a Pencil Portrait – Timing

Custom pencil portraits take time – generally up to 4 to 5 weeks. And there is usually a waiting list. This is when planning ahead really pays off. But what do you do if that special occasion is NEXT WEEK or even TOMORROW? Simple – You place the order ASAP! Then send me a message requesting […]

New Prints of Pencil Portraits!!!

New Prints of Pencil Portraits!!!

New prints are now available! If you want some fine art that wont break the bank, check out the newbies! Click on the image to see all the different sizes and framing options. To see all available prints, click HERE.