Saturday, September 26, 2015

30 paintings in 30 days: final projects

Below are the final photos of the project, and any photo inspiration for the final 20 projects.


That's it! All 30 paintings - which I was able to complete in 28 days! I'm so glad I decided to do it! It allowed me to "blow the cobwebs" out and reignited my painting!

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

30 Paintings in 30 Days - days 6 - 10

Day 6: Bulldog wrinkles


Day 7: Pinky the Chihuahua

Day 8: Ruby the Dane


Day 9: Herci Bear


Day 10: 


Tuesday, September 1, 2015

30 Paintings in 30 Days - Days 1 - 5

I am participating in this 30 day challenge:

I put a call out on my personal Facebook page asking for photos of pets that I might use for inspiration for my paintings, and my friends did not disappoint! Here are the first five paintings, with the photos that inspired them.

Day 1: Joy, the Great Dane

 Day 2: Horse

 Day 3:

Day 4: King

Day 5: Sophie

For more information about getting a portrait of your animal, go to my web site at