All posts in "Acrylic Painting"

The #MegaPainting



You’ve probably seen the hashtags all over my Facebook and Twitter feeds for the “mega painting.” I stepped out of my comfort zone and set a personal record for my largest painting to date! Sure, the 24″ x 36″ canvas…

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Dog Days Of Summer



“Dog Days of Summer” features two of my favorite painting subjects… beaches and dogs! Pictured in this piece are my two little poodles, Leko and Cooper, alongside their cousins, Gems (german shepherd) and Puggles (puggle). I played around a lot with lighting…

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Relaxing Waves



“All I Need Is A Few Days At The Beach” Most of the rooms in my house are all beach themed. The idea for this piece was inspired by a post I saw on Pinterest. Someone made a painting using sponged textures of…

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Remembering Princess



“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.” – Josh Billings Princess the pit bull terrier was greatly loved by her family. Her signature alert look is captured in her memorial portrait. The…

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A Pair of Poodle Portraits



I’ve had quite a few new dog portraits under my belt recently and I thought my two sidekicks needed portrayed in a painting as well! Leko and Cooper’s portraits were made so they could compliment each other and be hung…

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In Memory of Tank



“A dog doesn’t care if you’re rich or poor, big or small, young or old.  To your dog, you are the greatest, the smartest, the nicest human being who was ever born. You are his friend and protector.” Tank’s family loved…

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A Very Puggy Portrait



Being a dog lover myself, what better gift is there for the dog enthusiast than a painting of their precious furry friend? Meet Puggles, my sister-in-law’s eight year old puggle. This puggle portrait was done in acrylics on a 16×20…

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The WWII Airplane



My brother loves history and anything to do with airplanes. He found a WWII airplane painting that he absolutely loved and asked me to do a recreation of it. The original painting by R.T. Horvath, pictured to the right, is…

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The Backwoods of Punxsutawney



I love being challenged, and this Punxsutawney painting definitely put my skills to the test! My brother-in-law is an avid hunter and approached me with the idea to create a painting from a photo he took in Punxsutawney where he got a…

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