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Pet Art

This is a group that celebrates art inspired by pets! Drawings, paintings, sculpture, collage...anything goes. Share your pet art and your pet art stories here with fellow animal lovers.

Our group image that you see on the left is currently "Chester" by our member, Fran Downs!

Members: 153
Latest Activity: on Saturday

Welcome

Hello and Welcome to the Pet Art Group!

If you would like to share your pet art or animal art, you can either post in the Show & Tell section at the bottom of this page, or you can start your own discussion by clicking the big blue "Add a discussion" button near the middle of this page.. You will likely get more views and replies if you start your own discussion.


If you would like some advice on a specific work-in-progress, feel free to start your own discussion by clicking the big blue "Add a discussion" button near the middle of this page.


If you'd like to share your step-by-step process to create a finished piece, that would be great too!

Click here to learn how to upload images into your forum posts (which is important so that people can see your art within the post, rather than as an attachment link beneath your post).

Just a few simple guidelines:

  • Please keep all discussions relevant to pet art and animal art.
  • Be friendly and considerate in your posts.

Thanks for joining & have fun!

Discussion Forum

animal rock painting

Started by jean weymouth. Last reply by SNIGGER PATTERSON Sep 9. 1 Reply

Hi  I no longer own a pet because I had a stroke and live in an assisted living facility.  Now I draw endless cats.  Just started painting rocks and would love to hear from others who do this.  Have issues as I am in a wheel chair and have a…READ MORE

Remembrance Portraits

Started by Danette Malerich. Last reply by Merrie Kapron Feb 15, 2016. 5 Replies

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Tabby2

Started by Dave Smith. Last reply by Laura Luisa Cowell Feb 14, 2016. 1 Reply

Tabby cat drawn using Polychromos and Rembrant coloured pencils on green pastel paper. 10"x8"

Buster

Started by Dave Smith. Last reply by SNIGGER PATTERSON Feb 11, 2016. 4 Replies

Be gentle with me this is my first post here. Buster was drawn using Polychromos coloured pencils on coloured pastel paper.

Introducing

Started by Sandy Taylor. Last reply by Sandy Taylor Jun 2, 2015. 8 Replies

HiMy name is Sandy I am a 68yr old grandmother self taught artist started about 15 yrs ago when I retired and have loved it since have sold quite a few over the years and now do pet and wildlife portraits in coloured pencils, also work with oil and…READ MORE

triptych

Started by Laura Luisa Cowell. Last reply by michele josiane martin Dec 17, 2014. 4 Replies

I was asked to do a triptych of a pair of Corgis recently. I figured that little bonanza would never happen again. Low and behold I just got an order for another one. Happy days!!!…READ MORE

New to Group!

Started by Jean Cormier. Last reply by michele josiane martin Oct 26, 2014. 5 Replies

Hello! Was glad to see this group as I love pet portraits-drawings or…READ MORE

Tags: dog, bassett

Patches my cat

Started by Ruth E. Sager Sep 26, 2014. 0 Replies

i named my cat Patches because he has orange spots in his fur. patches likes to lay on top of things. Patches was a stray. i took him in he needed a home. Along with Boots he is my baby and he is also very pampered and spoiled.READ MORE

Tags: top, of, things, on, lay

Boots my cat

Started by Ruth E. Sager. Last reply by kathleen a sidor Sep 25, 2014. 1 Reply

this is my cat Boots. This is my first cat Portrait. done from a photo i have a Boots.READ MORE

Tags: basket, a, in, Boots

My cat Boots

Started by Ruth E. Sager Sep 25, 2014. 0 Replies

My first pet portrait taken from a photo of boots I had of him. READ MORE

Tags: a, basket, in, boots, cat

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Comment by kip franks on August 8, 2014 at 1:12pm

These are really nice!!!!!

Comment by Pamela Kent on August 5, 2014 at 9:22pm

my dogs, open the attachment pls  biscuit%20and%20joey.jpg

Comment by Frank Savage on July 24, 2014 at 5:14pm

This is a little bit better...stage 2

Comment by Frank Savage on July 24, 2014 at 4:29pm

Her'e's another fellow friends pet, she had just had all the pups and was exhausted but again being draw seemed to cheer her up! its a work in progress at the moment and just the rough sketch in for now but i9m hoping it will look fine1

im afraid the photo isn't very good please forgive the quality! :]

Comment by Frank Savage on July 24, 2014 at 2:30pm

Here is my dog Henry, who i am convinced is aware that he is getting drawn? Every time im drawing the nose nudges and he scampers in to the position! can they really be aware? i think so! pencil on A4 "Henry"

Comment by Tina Rich on June 18, 2014 at 2:11pm

That is a picture of one of our Corgis. His name is Baggins and he is a hand full. lol

Comment by Tina Rich on June 18, 2014 at 2:10pm

Comment by mkflood on April 8, 2014 at 2:48am
Comment by mkflood on April 8, 2014 at 2:48am
Comment by Betty Popp on April 4, 2014 at 7:20pm

Here is the first attempt of my pug

 

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