Pet Portrait: Daisy the Shepherd Mix

Daisy Small

Don’t tell my beagles, but I have a special place in my heart for dogs with the brindle fur pattern. It’s just so awesome! Consider yourself lucky, Daisy! If not for that, then for having the distinction of being the first dog I’ve done a portrait of in the 5×7″ size. It’s quite the honor. 😉 Continue reading

Pet Portrait: Annie Oakley

Annie Oakley the Shepherd Mix (Colored and Graphite Pencil - 2014)

Annie Oakley the Shepherd Mix (Colored and Graphite Pencil – 2014)

Meet Annie Oakley, one of the many dogs up for adoption at Stray Rescue of St. Louis.  I doubt that she is a pro at sharpshooting like her namesake was, but with a name like that she has to be talented in some way.  Maybe she can play the piano!  Or juggle!  You won’t know until you visit Stray Rescue and/or adopt her.  Which you should do, obviously. Continue reading