Interested in commissioning a dog portrait of your own? Here are some of our favorite Southern artists who specialize in different styles of pet portraiture.
artist: Beth Gumnick
For a more playful, folk art-style portrait, check out the work of this Chattanooga, Tennessee, artist. Self-taught, Beth uses acrylic paint on found wood to give the appealing naive feel of outsider art and make the paintings pop with color. She prefers to work from photographs and is happy to accommodate you on colors and composition. Her little treasures start at just $50. To see more examples of Beth’s work, visit www.bethgumnick.etsy.com, or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.