Rough Coated Collie by James Ward, 1809, Yale Center for British Art

Dogs in Art

Dogs are a common motif in Western art. They’re even called the ‘artist’s best friend’ for their role as companion and life …

Feline Art and Artists

Artists have been painting cats since the dawn of civilization. They are the subject of legend and are a favorite subject of …

Cat on Blue, after my heart

2013 saw another rendition of my Cat on Blue theme. This painting is very close to my heart. Patterned after my favorite …

Siamese Cats for Christmas

Every Christmas, it seems, I’m destined to paint cats! This year I was the secret Santa for a colleague who has two …

Commissioned Portrait of Lucy

Cat Portraits! As I get older I cherish my friends more and more. Especially those who have traversed the years with me. …