Commission Your Beloved Dog Or Kitty Portrait On Etsy!

Do you have a treasured pet? Do you love original art? Perfect! Commission your pet's portrait! It's so easy. All you need to do is send me a good, color, close-up photo. You will receive an original, signed, 8" by 10" ink and watercolor portrait, on high-quality watercolor paper, for only $85. Your order normally ships within 2 to 3 weeks, and it is ready for you to frame in your own style. Get all of the details in my Etsy shop, MyPatchOfBlu...

Visit My Updated Etsy Shop!

You may think I paint all of the time. Surprise! Sometimes I hammer, drill and slice after schlepping through tons of scrap metal at the junkyard! It's a dirty job. One that I love. I used to create copper art all the time, but one of my faux finishing clients bought every piece I had recently made for his man cave. Now, ages later, I'm rediscovering a passion, and, this is a great way to work out my new bionic shoulder and have a blast too. ...

MyPatchOfBlueSky Is Now Open On Etsy!

I am so excited to announce that my shop, MyPatchOfBlueSky, is now open on Etsy! As you probably know, I spend a LOT of time creating projects and blogging for my fave DIY paint, products, and stencils. I have been making extras to keep, give as gifts  - and add to my Etsy shop. As a former retail shop co-owner, owner of a faux finishing studio, and passionate world traveler, I have also collected many unique vintage pieces over the years to shar...