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Jordan & Jade's home

March 31, 2021

This home portrait was the third and final in a series of three home portraits commissioned by Jordan. (To hear the back story on how these…

Jordan's home, Port Coquitlam

March 30, 2021

This home portrait was the second in a series of three home portraits commissioned by Jordan. (To hear the back story on how these…

Jade's home, Port Coquitlam

March 29, 2021

Jordan discovered my work on Instagram when a friend tagged him in a giveaway I was doing. He had the idea to commission me to do three home…

Trudy

March 27, 2021

Meet Trudy. Trudy was a much beloved Westie, living with her owners for many happy years. Unfortunately she got cancer and had to be put…

Brick House, Ontario

September 21, 2020

Julie’s birthday was coming up. Her husband, Ken, wanted to mark the occasion in a special way and commissioned a painting of their home…

Chilliwack Mountain

December 28, 2019

Daniele contacted me to commission a painting of her parents’ home, which had recently been sold. The house was on a gorgeous acreage…

Vancouver Home

December 10, 2019

Amanda reached out to me a few months before Christmas with a special gift in mind writing, “My parents have lived in the same house for…

Family's First Home, Abbotsford

October 15, 2019

A mortgage broker contacted me to do a home portrait for his clients. The home pictured here was the couple’s first home, where they raised…

Venture

April 11, 2019

Meet Venture. Venture belonged to Darcie and Mitch. Darcie commissioned a pet portrait of Venture as a surprise for Mitch's birthday. They…

Maki

March 10, 2019

Magdalen reached out to me about doing a pet portrait of Maki, the family cat who had been put down the year prior. She noticied her Dad…

Farmhouse, Pincher Creek

March 5, 2019

This painting was a gift for a 90th birthday. It was commissioned by daughter Marlene, who is my aunt, making the recipient my Oma. You can…

Condominium building

August 15, 2018

A local mortgage broker contacted me to do a home portrait for one of his clients who had bought their first home and purchased their…

Abbotsford Home

July 5, 2018

A mortgage broker reached out to me to paint a home portrait of this gorgeous house in Abbotsford, situated on a quiet cul-de-sac. Although…

Garden Bay, Sunshine Coast

May 12, 2018

David contacted me to paint his summer home up in Garden Bay on the Sunshine Coast, B.C. He wanted a painting to hang in his Surrey home as…

Safiro

January 11, 2018

Meet Safiro. Robert reached out to me to inquire if I could do a pet portrait of a horse - a subject matter I had not done to date. The…

Gizmo

December 27, 2017

Meet Gizmo. "Losing a family pet of 17 years is devastating, but the brightest spot during our time of grief was receiving Kat's portrait…

Shirley's home, Langley B.C.

November 15, 2017

I met Shirley at the Abbotsford Farm & Country Market. We were both vendors and our booths were adjacent to each other’s. We got along quite…

Ducati

September 2, 2017

Sarah contacted me when she learned that her mom's cat Ducati - or "Kotti" for short - was quite sick and needed to be put down. Her mom was…

Minos

September 2, 2017

This is the second of three pet portraits completed for a woman in Alberta who lost one of her cats, Kotti, to sickness. This is her other…

Kotti & Minos

August 31, 2017

This is the third portait in a series of three; the first was "Ducati", the second "Minos", and the final here is a pet portrait of the two…