It is an honour to capture a personal story through a commissioned painting.

Two prominent themes of commissions have emerged over the years: Home Portraits and Pet Portraits.

Home Portraits

Home portraits capture years of life spent with loved ones. They capture dreams realized. They depict journey. Here is a sample of home portraits I’ve painted. Click an image to read the related blog post.

Jordan & Jade's homeJordan's home, Port CoquitlamJade's home, Port CoquitlamBrick House, OntarioChilliwack MountainVancouver HomeFamily's First Home, AbbotsfordFarmhouse, Pincher CreekCondominium buildingAbbotsford HomeGarden Bay, Sunshine CoastShirley's home, Langley B.C.

Pet Portraits

A pet is a member of the family, and sometimes is better company than anybody else. Here are some pet portraits I’ve had the honour of working on over the years. Click an image to read the associated blog post.

TrudyVentureMakiSafiroGizmoDucatiMinosKotti & Minos


Aside from being contacted for private commissions, I’ve also had opportunity to work with several businesses in helping to bring their brand identity to life.

Great working again with #elimvillage on a special project. I was asked to include “the building, th...Creating a montage was a first for me, but I found this to be a very rewarding piece to work on.  A ...Life has been quite preoccupied the last few months, so I was very happy to get my creative edge on ...Soooo many yes-es on this one! Delaine visited my vendor booth at a local market a few months back a...

Contact Katrina Dawn for commissions

Send me an email