Portfolio: Animal Portraits by Zahradka Art

Animals have personalities and expressions all their own. We'll capture this in a portrait, highlighting your pet's unique colors, textures and character.

This list of artworks is sortable — click on the header to sort the list! Larger images of all artworks are available. Click on the thumbnails for more information.

Catalog of Animal Portraits
Title / Description Medium Year
Sheltie Sheltie

A commissioned drawing of a beloved pet.

Graphite Pencil2012
RV3 Design RV3 Design

Created the design concept for a Homebuilt RV3. The challenge was to create a Flying Dragon (Leonopteryx) from the movie Avatar. The final paint was done by a profesional aviation painter.

Oil on Canvas2012
Jazz Jazz

Portrait of Jazz. Color pencil. Had use several different photos and create a scene from the families memory of him.

Color Pencil2011
Godiva Godiva

Portrait painted in oils of "Godiva." Godiva is an award winning Dressage horse owned by Janna Kysilko. Created using a photo session at the stable and adding in the background.

Oil on Canvas2009
Libby Libby

Color pencil portrait of dog. White Lab named Libby.

Color Pencil2009
Sam Sam

Commissioned portrait of a beloved pet. One of a set of three. Photo and sitting done by artist.

Colored Pencil2008
Harry Harry

Commissioned portrait of a beloved pet. One of a set of three. Photo and sitting done by artist.

Colored Pencil2008
Missy Missy

Commissioned portrait of a beloved pet. One of a set of three. Photo and sitting done by artist.

Colored Pencil2008
Monarch Mural Monarch Mural

This is a 21' Mural painted for Monarch Bus Service in St. Paul MN. The company image is the monarch butterfly. We incorporated a design that would show off the butterfly as well as a school bus and the city of St. paul in the distance that is served by the company. no actual people were shown so as not to reflect any race or gender into the picture.

Oil on Canvas2008
Catnap Catnap

A small kitten is trying to sleep on a wreath of ivy.

Prints of “Catnap” are available!

Graphite Pencil2004
Shades of Gray Shades of Gray

Close up of a wolfs face with soulful eyes.

This original artwork (16" high x 20" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Prints of “Shades of Gray” are available!

Graphite Pencil2004
Smug Frog Smug Frog

A red footed tree frog on a leaf with a very satisfied expression.

This original artwork (16" high x 20" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Prints of “Smug Frog” are available!

Color Pencil2004
Summer Swallowtail Summer Swallowtail

A swallowtail butterfly on a purple coneflower.

This original artwork (18" high x 22" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Prints of “Summer Swallowtail” are available!

Color Pencil2004
Fancy Cat Fancy Cat

An old tomcat sits in a box marked "Grade A Fancy".

This original artwork (16" high x 20" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Prints of “Fancy Cat” are available!

Graphite Pencil2003
Fearful Symmetry Fearful Symmetry

A tiger looks out from the jungle.

This original artwork (24" high x 18" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Prints of “Fearful Symmetry” are available!

Color Pencil2003
Feast Your Eyes Feast Your Eyes

A Peacock with its tail spread wide.

This original artwork (20" high x 16" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Prints of “Feast Your Eyes” are available!

Color Pencil2003

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