I recently commissioned a portrait of a beloved pet for my daughter. The art brought tears to my daughter’s eyes. The ability to transform a digital photo into something that stimulates so deeply can only be described as magical. I’m excited for the prospects of future commissions.
— Elliot Smith, Oakland, MD

Pet Portrait Inquiry Form

Pet Portrait commissions

Name *

Starting a Custom piece 

Custom portraits of your pets are completed in oil paint with the aid of photos. To commission a portrait, contact the studio about requirements for choosing and sending your photos. 

Standard Portraits

oil on panel, unframed, white background


6 x 6",  8 x 8" , and 12 x 12"


Contact the studio with questions and to request a quote. 


view the portrait progression of Tater Tot, the French Bull dog

Jillian uses a limited set of fine brushes, a broad color palette of 20 hues and careful observation of her subject to create these portraits. Every pet is deliberately rendered to reflect their unique personality. 


Pet portrait gift from bride to groom. Bethany & Rich 2014