Monthly Archives: May 2012

Lovely Little Charlotte

Shawn McKenzie writes: “Our painting of Charlotte arrived today and we LOVE it.  We cannot thank you enough. If you ever post comments on your website please let us know because we would be delighted to share with everyone just … Continue reading

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Frenchie Wine

Last week, I was pleased to receive a special delivery of Frenchie wine. The images on the labels are the first of what may be many Old World Animal Portraits gracing bottles of fine wine produced by Frenchie Boisset. “He … Continue reading

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A Misty View

This lovely view of our back yard in evening light was so much more beautiful in person, but I wanted to capture a piece of it anyway.

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This is Luigi, a Pug/Jack Russel cross who lives with the Dieso family. The portrait was given as a birthday gift to Nicole’s husband, who saw and enjoyed portraits of mine that are hanging at Canyon Ranch in Lenox.

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The Frenchie Revolution

There has been a takeover of Raymond Vineyards of the Boisset Family Estates. Frenchie, the most bullish member of the family has turned the vineyard over to the dogs. Frenchie will be unleashing the story and inspiration behind his wines … Continue reading

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Room Portrait

Several years ago, I painted this “room portrait” for my friend Mary. At the time, she lived in a magical, elegant rambling house that she had magnificently decorated. This was the living room. Many outstanding parties took place in this … Continue reading

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Diane was given a gift certificate for a portrait of her adorable pup, Molly. After much pondering about what outfit would be just right for Molly, she selected an image she saw on a previous blog post. She wears her … Continue reading

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Ana, Gabby’s person, decided to have a portrait done of her beloved toy poodle. “Gabby is 12 years old now and in poor health,” Ana told me. “She’s always been a princess and a diva.” So we went about finding … Continue reading

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Lorenzo the Cat

I just discovered Lorenzo, a cat who is the subject of some fabulous photos taken by his person Joann Biondi. You’ve got to check them out. This cat was born to wear clothes and pose elegantly in widely varied settings. … Continue reading

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Guinea Pig Makes News

Okay not really. But an article about my artwork was just featured in, an on-line resource for pet lovers. Writer Susan Marque picked Basil for the image because he’s just too darned cute; she couldn’t resist is charms. Check … Continue reading

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