Paws By Zann 

Paws By Zann  |  PET PORTRAITS

Custom Oil Paintings by Artist Zann Hemphill

Custom Oil Portraits


I work from your photos to create the perfect pet portrait, and send you updates as I paint your piece. Delivery in 2-3 weeks.

How it Works

Send me Photos

Email or Upload reference photos and tell me about your pet portrait: is it a gift? A memorial? Part of a series?

>> Email
>> Upload

Discuss Size & Composition

Choose a size that fits, and we can take a look together at portrait compositions based on your photos.

>> Size & Price Chart

Watch & Approve

I’ll send you updates during the pet painting process so you can give feedback until it’s just right. Painting and drying takes 1-3 weeks.

Enjoy Your New Painting!

Portraits are delivered ready-to-hang on thick gallery-wrap canvas thats look fantastic with or without a frame.

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Recent Pet Portraits

I paint all kinds of animals, including dogs, cats and horses.


From Clients

About the Artist

Zann is an Emily Carr Graduate who began her career as an artist in Vancouver, BC. Since then she moved to Vancouver Island, living first in Nanaimo and now working out of her studio in Lantzville. Zann works with local, national and international clients to create portraits of dogs, cats, rabbits, horses and other special animals.

Zann is a member of the Nanaimo Arts Council, and is a supporting member of the Federation of Canadian Artists. 



I’m here to help. Fill out a contact form or send me an email at [email protected] and I’d be happy to walk you through the process from start to finish. I’d love to hear from you!