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the preview looks fantastic and even brought tears to my eyes...god
help me when I see the real thing!!!
Thanks so much!
Commissioner, golden cocker spaniel
paintings of Breezy & Sunny get so many compliments and we absolutely
love them :)
Commissioner for 2 labradors Connecticut USA
I want to send a BIG THANK YOU!!!! for the wonderful painting
of Boris! It is wonderful!!!!!!!!!!!!!! His eyes are soooo alive!!
well done! And I like the colours too!!! GREAT!!
for Boris, the Rottweiler, Sweden
yesterday the portrait of Gus, my weimaraner arrived and it looks
smashing! it looks just like him and nearly made me cry. Gus was
standing right by me as I opened it wondering why I was so excited.
He gives it a high paws up! I know J will be thrilled too when he
opens it up on his birthday. thank you from the bottom of my heart
forcapturing the essence of my little puppy weimaraner. I will cherish
for Gus the Weimaraner - California USA
The painting is brilliant I can't stop looking at the eyes ! You've
managed to capture that sad sulky look of his which is quite intense.
My husband will be thrilled and I'm so excited at the prospect of
giving it to him.
Commissioner for Dylan, Welsh springer Spaniel, Scotland UK
The painting is really lovely - am so pleased with it - you have really
captured Charlie! commissioner for black labrador UK
wanted to let you know that the painting of Maggie arrived safely
and in time to give it to my wife for her birthday on the 18th. She
loves it and it now has pride of place on a shelf in her study.
Thanks again for doing the painting so promptly.
Commissioner for Maggie, West Highland White Terrier, Australia
We absolutely love it - it's fantastic, you've captured her
wonderfully. Thank you so much & I'm sure that our friends that
giving it to will love it as much as we do :-) -boxer Boudicca UK
We love it! It was so amazing to open up the link this morning -
have captured Tullah so perfectly. Thank you so much for sending
progress update, keep up the good work.
What a fantastic painting! It really is excellent, and is absolutely
If you met him, you'd see why.
Thank you so much,
Commssioner for Oscar, Cocker spaniel Cheltenham UK
That's just absolutely fab, I'm nearly crying just looking at him,
will be thrilled to bits. I knew it would be good, but not that
good!!! Thanks again Justine I will recommend you to my friends
with dogs without one seconds hesitation.
for Chudleigh, Labrador, Newcastle, UK
Forgot to email you to say the painting arrived on Tuesday... it
really is just fantastic.
Thanks again and best wishes,
of Herbie Tibetan Terrier, Hertfordshire UK
received the picture today and are absolutely thrilled!! It is brilliant
and so like Reggie, so please pass on our thanks on to the artist.
Will be pleased to recommend you to friends as it's a great service
Many thanks again
I would just like to say thank you for the painting you did for my
father's christmas present he loved it so much that he kept on looking
it, he also recognised all of the dogs straight away.
Commissioner for Springer Spaniels, London
That is just brilliant. It makes him look quite regal!! I have been
looking forward to receiving this email from you to cheer me up! You
do realise that I will be looking at it all day now!!
Thank you again, commissioner for Mack, West Highland white Terrier,
it, love it, love it!
for Golden Retriever UK
I just wanted to let you know that Rob was over the moon with the
painting of Chester. He couldn't believe how life-like it was.
Thank you so much...
Owner of Chester Dalmatian UK
As you know, my husband arranged the painting of Jasper as a surprise
birthday present last November and I was overjoyed when I received
Now the painting is shown on your website, I have been able to use
it as the wallpaper on my computer desktop, so not only can I see
the original when I go home but I can look at the wonderful character
captured in your
painting at any time of the day.
Many thanks, Owner of Jasper Weimaraner UK
picture is better than I could have ever hoped for - truly fantastic.
You have captured her "look" perfectly!
Owner of Keira staffie West Sussex
Justine, just a quick note to say thankyou for painting such a wonderful
painting of Edith. He was absolutely delighted with it. It was a complete
surprise for him, and he is already saying that it is one of his most
treasured possessions. You have captured her expression perfectly
edith english setter - Scotland
thank you so much for the 2 paintings of Toby. The painting of him
running in the grass is so full of life and makes me feel happy
and energised. 'Toby's tail' is calming and gorgeous. People always
comment on its beauty and natural appeal. I think quite a few of
my clients have contacted you about their dogs and you'll soon get
a job from Sweden too! I can't thank you enough. Lots of love, Caz/Toby
Saluki X - hertfordshire
just wanted to send you a quick note to confirm Isaac's painting arrived
safely this morning and to say I think it is absolutely fabulous.
Many many thanks. I'm sure we will get inundated with questions about
who the painter was - I shall happily recommend you and point them
all in your direction! isaac lurcher- bristol
Justine - Have received the painting of the dogs. Thank you ever
so much - Mike is going to absolutely love it, I know it!! Thank
you very much again Justine and don't give up the painting - EVER!!
Owner of dogs Homer &Tilly, Hungarian Vizslas, Hertfordshire UK
Justine I got the painting safely and took it to be framed. it was
ready just in time. My mum loved it so much she burst into tears when
she opened it and said it was fantastic! Thanks very much for making
the portrait a memorable birthday present.
Owner of Greyhound Millie
to let you know that my mother was thrilled with her portrait of the
dogs and we had a great weekend celebrating her 70th Birthday
Owner of Dachshunds and Labrador, Matty Herodes and Cress, London
You have done a perfect job! I cant stop looking at it. She looks
cheeky which is absolutely spot on.
Thank you so much - it will be the best wedding gift ever. - boo
wonderful Alfie painting arrived this morning. It is fantastic. You
have managed to capture him beautifully. He is, as you can tell, a
curl up in front of the fire, cuddly family pet and that is exactly
how you have painted him. Your painting will be treasured here and
enjoyed for a long, long time. We will happily pass the word about
your talent to all our dog owning friends!!
Owner of Cocker Spaniel Alfie, Scotland
I would just like to thank you for sending Bev's painting; she received
it this morning. I have to say, it is absolutely fabulous and so much
so that even though they are not my dogs I would have liked the painting
myself!! I love to look on your website frequently to see all the
new paintings - they are all amazing.
Commissioner for Heidi and Holly Llaso Apsos UK
painting got here this morning and I have just taken it home to show
Thornton and my other half. Both definitely approve! It looks absolutely
fantastic. Richard is already picturing a selection of Thornton and
Gilbert paintings so you may be getting another dog commission for
Owner of Thornton Chocolate Labrador UK
Justine I think the painting is absolutely wonderful - you have captured
her perfectly. I still miss her dreadfully and can't wait to hang
the painting on the wall. Just to let you know that the painting is
fantastic (also the miniature and cards), we are so pleased with it.
They really capture both how Fearn looked and her personality - they're
something we'll always be able to look at and remember exactly how
she was, so thank you. Thanks again.
Owner of Cocker Spaniel Fearn
Justine - just to let you know that I got the painting yesterday.
It is absolutely beautiful - thank you so much!
Owner of Trinity Collie Cross
again, I have viewed the painting preview, it is wonderful! I can
hardly contain the surprise present!! He will love it! Commissioner
for Nina the Jack Russell
Justine, My painting arrived at 8a.m this morning! HURRAH! I love
it so much it made me tearful. We have put it up in our dining room,
which is now a music room and has all Star and Blues rosettes they've
won and other cocker things. It looks fantastic. Thank you so much,
Owner of Cocker Spaniels Blue and Star
a fantastic portrait!!! You did a fantastic job of it and the detail
on the eyes is amazing. It's wonderful! You did such a great job and
have really captured his expression. Thanks very much for getting
it done so promptly. Thanks again for such a wonderful painting!
Owner of Dexter Great Dane, Bedfordchire UK
I just wanted to say how lovely my painting of my 3 dogs is. It was
a surprise bitrthday gift from my son Ashley. Well done it is beautiful
I will be recommending you on our Labrador rescue site.
Owner Labrador dogs Blade and Cass, and Terrier Bandit
a quick email to say how much I love the painting of Charlie. It's
now hanging on my wall. It will be cherished for many years to come.
And who knows, we're talking about getting another dog, so you may
be hearing from me in the not to distant future. Thanks once again.
Owner of Springer Spaniel Charlie
Justine, I don't know what to say, it's even better than I hoped it
would be. You've caught Ollie brilliantly. I'm at work at the moment
and I've just had to ask my whole team to come and look at the jpg
as it's so good. (One girl says can you do her rabbit, but I did point
out the name of your business to her!) Thank you very much for all
your hard work, I can't wait to see my mum's face when she unwraps
this on her birthday.
Commissioner of Ollie Cocker Spaniel
Justine, ITS BRILLIANT ! I dont want to gush , I'm really not usually
the type but I nearly cried when I saw it and it's not even my dog!
It is just sooo Indy I don't know how you manage to capture the character
so well ,you are a star and Rick will be touched .......many many
Commissioner of Indy, chocolate Labrador
the paintings of the dogs yesterday, thanks so much they are wonderful!
My mum keeps looking at the portraits and saying she loves them, particularly
Blue and Pepper! I can't thank you enough!
Commissioner of Greyhounds Blue, Bob, Peggy, and Collie Pepper
Justine Just thought I'd let you know that I received Mack's painting
today. It is absolutely fantastic. Mack has had a good sniff at the
painting. So many of my family and friends have already said how amazing
it is. Many people have said how like Mack it is, and that it shows
off his cheeky nature! Thank you so much. It's lovely to think that
I have something of my westie forever. Thanks again Owner of Mack
, Westie UK
Justine, Just wanted to say thankyou again for the portrait of Joey
and the cards, they were just awesome. I am so pleased with the portrait!!
Its such a wonderful thing to have. Keep up the good work!
Owner of Joey Bichon Frise UK
Justine, The painting is fantastic! Thank you so much. I love it and
just know that my sister will too.I think you've done a great job
from such a tiny photo. I really love it! Your timing is perfect!
It's my sister's birthday today so I'm going to send the preview on
to her right now. Thanks again.
Owner of cross breed Hamish UK
for the portrait of Ace. I think the small sized painting gives such
an amazing impression. We were all so delighted to see how much of
Ace's character the painting shows. Thank you again for another superb
painting. Andrew will love his painting of Ace. It's such a pity we
don't have any more dogs in the family for you to paint! I may ask
you do paint a mini painting of Mack in the future though. Thank you
Commissioner for Ace Dalmatian UK
Justine, The painting arrived in one piece! I love it .Thank you so
much for your hard work and excellent service. I'll take pleasure
in reccomending your dog portraits when ever I can. Thanks again
Commissioner of Fern Cross breed UK