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Mother’s Day is This Sunday!

Mothers Day is this Sunday, May 14th! You can still order a custom drawing for her! Hey, better late than never – especially when you give her a custom portrait of her favorite pet or person! Check out portrait sizes/prices HERE. You send a photo and I do the rest! Want something you can hand […]

Want a FUN Mother’s Day Gift? Order the Pet Lovers Coloring Book!

TIME TO COLOR! Looking for a fun and creative gift for Mother’s Day? Or something beautiful and unique you can enjoy this summer? Check out the Pet Lovers Coloring Book! Now available on Amazon, this book features all hand-drawn grayscale dogs and cats. The Pet Lovers Coloring Book was created here in my fine art studio. […]

FINISHED Custom Pencil Portrait!

Another custom pencil portrait is done and out the door! This 16″x20″pencil drawing required some artistic license. In the original photo, the leaves were very blurry and needed to be moved to create a more compelling composition. I sharpened the leaves and moved them to frame the boys a bit more. Loved drawing those smiling […]

Preliminary Sketch || New Pencil Portrait on the Drawing Table

Check out the preliminary sketch for the next custom order! This adorable duo will be drawn as a 16″x20″ custom pencil portrait! The preliminary sketch is a fantastic opportunity to work out proportions and composition before starting the final pencil drawing. It’s a chance for my customer to see what I have in mind before […]

Coloring Giveaway! || Enter to Win FREE Colorable Tote Bags and Coloring Book!

Colorable Tote and Coloring Book GIVEAWAY! Get ready for summer with 3 colorable tote bags and the Pet Lovers Coloring Book! Because your summer should be full of fun and accessories as unique as YOU! TO ENTER: Follow my Instagram account ArtistryByLisaMarie, like the Giveaway Announcement video posted on 4.27.17 and leave a (family friendly) […]

NEW! Adorable and Beautiful New Designs!

Check out these lovely new designs in the online shop: Noses ‘N’ Poses All hand-drawn (no computer generated images!) these lovely cat and dog designs are perfect accessories! Both adorable and beautiful, these latest designs are a fantastic gift idea too! SHOP NOW This work by Artistry By Lisa Marie is licensed under a Creative […]

BEAUTIFUL Pet Portraits in 5 Easy Steps

Pick the drawing size you want! Check out the size chart HERE to decide what size you want to order and if you want the pet portrait in color or black and white. EMAIL ME a photo of the pet you want drawn! Not sure what photo you want to use? No problem, send me […]

Throw Back Thursday: Pet Portraits from Last Holiday Season

As I start commission during the warm summer season, I keep thinking about pencil drawings I created during the snowy Winter. Order your custom drawing today! See portrait sizes/prices HERE. While earning my Master’s in Florence, Italy, I studied the enduring techniques of the Renaissance artists. When you order a distinctive portrait from my studio, […]

An Art Studio on the Go!

My art studio is mobile and sharable! A great way to see new art, behind the scenes pics, and promos! Follow Artistry By Lisa Marie on Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest! SEE: Instagram – ArtistryByLisaMarie SHARE: Facebook.com/ArtistryByLisaMarie PIN: Pinterest.com/ArtistryLM SUBSCRIBE: ArtistryByLisaMarie.com This work by Artistry By Lisa Marie is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 […]

Custom Pencil Portrait: Red Tow Truck || Birthday Gift for a Beloved Husband

Another custom colored pencil drawing done and shipped out! This was a surprise birthday gift for a beloved husband! If you know someone who loves cars, someone who has worked hard on their vehicle, or someone who’s very livelihood depends on a vehicle – this is one of the best gift ideas! Also, it was […]