For My Valentine

photo of a partially finished necktie with a girl printed on the lining

Perhaps you remember the vintage style peek-a-boo ties I made for the boys in our wedding. I’m hoping you do, and I’m also hoping you were wondering to yourself “How can I get one of those ties?” because I’m about to start production of a limited run that will be finished in time for Valentines Day. I’m limiting this particular run to two girls:…

From Bulls to Bully Dogs

I’ve been working on this one for a few days now. White animals are harder to blend into old photos because the lighting in the source image has so much more effect on their fur. This English Bull Dog isn’t quite a request but he is a nod and a wink to a friend with the tenacity of the bully breeds.…

A special request from a Taurus friend

I have a number of animal photos lined up to make into portraits but I thought I’d start with this distinguished English Longhorn because I got a special request from a dear friend for a bull or a dragon. I suspect finding a workable photo of a dragon might be a tall order, but all things are possible in photoshop given enough time. This gentleman took me a fair bit of time himself but I’m pretty pleased with how he turned out.

As a little house keeping note, I’d love …