Category: Painting Pets with Zann

Welcome to the Paws By Zann pet portrait blog! Here you’ll find a wealth of information on painting with oils, painting animals, how to take reference photos, art videos and more. Enjoy!

How to paint cat in black and white oil painting
Art Shows

Painting Pets with Zann Episode 4

In this episode Zann will show you an easy way to paint a cat. Use tools you already have (like your fingers) to figure out where your subject will be sitting on canvas. Full video demo!

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Art Shows

Painting Pets with Zann Episode 2

In this episode we’re looking at how to paint the complex stripes on cat faces. In this video Zann dives into tips and tricks that will help you learn how to paint tabby cat stripes, starting with big shapes and working smaller until the details are all there.

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Painting Pets with Zann

Painting Pets with Zann – Whimsical Whiskers [Short]

Whimsical Whiskers [Short] In this mini-episode of Painting Pets with Zann we’re taking an up-close and personal look at painting Whiskers! Zann will walk through her best tips for painting these feline facial feelers. Please note: due to licensing restrictions, show music may be different on YouTube vs broadcast versions

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Dog Art Tutorials

Painting Pets with Zann Episode 1

In this episode we’re painting a little white dog named Harley, in the Paws By Zann studio. Painting white dogs provides a wonderful opportunity to play with lighting, and allow light and shadow to create interest in the piece.

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