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New Academic Space

I finally got around to cleaning, lowering, and changing the angle of my drafting table in the studio. The result is a large space to pile my books and notes, sketching, reading light, beverage, computer and cats. 56 more words

Pet Portraits

Art History - Pet Photographer / Pet Portrait Pencil Artist

I found this artist on line while searching for fun photos of pets to post on Facebook.   I love that the internet helps to keep artist like this alive and allowing so many people to enjoy his art 100 years later.   140 more words


Upcoming Events at Francescon Portraiture, Moline IL

We have a lot going on this Summer and Fall at Francescon Portraiture!  Grab your phone and calendar and get ready to schedule your sessions! 244 more words

Celebrating - "Riley"

Painting pet portraits can be a roller coaster of emotions. In the past year I have worked on a handful of in memoriam portraits. This past commission was the most difficult because “Riley” passed before the piece was complete. 23 more words


A Hair-raising Week

Pheweeee, how are you all coping with this heat? We’re in the north east of England, so we’re not getting quite as hot as some areas of the country, but it’s hot enough for me ;-) 622 more words

Pet Photography

The Stripbox with Grids

Say what????  I know right.  If you are at all into photography, at some point you may start looking at the possibility of studio lighting or off camera flash.   260 more words