Josy is an elderly and much beloved Shih Tzu. Her family wanted a portrait before losing her to old age.Works by Laura Ellis
Laura Ellis, the artist behind Brush and Bone Portraits, is a real friend of the Orvis Dogs blog, often sending in links to great stories and videos. But as you can see here, she also has a wonderful eye for capturing a dog’s personality. Both portraits are in pencil on heavy paper.
Click here to visit the Brush and Bone Studio website.
Misty is a Sheltie mix who was homeless as a result of Hurricane Katrina. She was brought north for
adoption by ARF, the Animal Rescue Fund. She has a very happy life on the ocean in Easthampton.
8 thoughts on “The Dog Portraits of Artist Laura Ellis”
Very beautiful drawings, capture the dignity and poignancy of these dogs.
Beautifully captured the special qualities of each. Always love your portraits. Such a talent!
Wonderful works, you are gifted!
Laur, these are such beautiful portraits…
Super amazing…I treasure my Gracie portrait! ❤️