It will feel a bit sad to take these Sanctuary One paintings, and the Doxie painting, down from the main reception and waiting area at Ashland Community Hospital next week. My husband works at the hospital and walks past them several times a day, so I hear that there are often small kids with their … Read more →
Continue reading Last Week for Ashland Community Hospital Animal Art – Inspired Pet Portraits and Animal Paintings by Dana Feagin
After a bit of a mishap with the yellow background paint, this one is finally finished today – just waiting for the paint to dry so it can be imaged. The painting is based on a beautiful photo taken at a friend’s wedding by Justine Johnson Photograph. Thank you Cathy Connor and Justine Johnson, for … Read more →
Continue reading “Flower Girl”, New Painting by Dana Feagin – Inspired Pet Portraits and Animal Paintings in Oil
This commission took a bit of time to find the right photo. Abby was a very special kitty, and since it is a memorial painting, it was really important to find the right picture as a reference. Last week the completed painting shipped off to Idaho, where she will be displayed in a very special … Read more →
Continue reading My Newest Cat Commission – Inspired Pet Portraits and Animal Paintings by Dana Feagin
I made the deadline this go around, for the next online Canine Art Guild Show – “It’s A Dog’s Life”. Take a peek at the wonderful dog art – and vote for the people’s choice award! Included in the mix are my paintings of Bob (Big ‘ol Boy) – It Wasn’t Me – pictured below, … Read more →
Continue reading Vote for It’s a Dog’s Life at the Canine Art Guild 17th Online Show
Mother’s Day cards are back in my Etsy shop. Each card is $4.25 with $1.00 US shipping. These cards are also available without a shipping fee, in my studio upstairs at the Ashland Art Center. Both cards feature animals from Sanctuary One in Jacksonville, OR, with 10% of the price benefiting the Sanctuary. To learn … Read more →
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Thanks to everyone who celebrated National Horse Protection Day with me and staff from Equamore Horse Sanctuary at the opening reception for “The Horses of Equamore” at the Ashland Art Center. In the end, I completed seven paintings of Equamore horses, of which three were being touched up on Friday morning, but they were all … Read more →
Continue reading “The Horses of Equamore” Opening Reception – Inspired Pet Portraits and Animal Paintings by Dana Feagin
My paintings of Equamore Horses were featured in the Ashland Daily Tidings this morning. Thanks to Vickie Aldous for this great article! I am putting the final touches on the last two paintings today and then framing begins. I should be ready to hang tomorrow morning, just in time for the opening from 5-8PM during … Read more →
Continue reading The Horses of Equamore, New Paintings by Dana Feagin Opens Tomorrow!
Mark your calendar for this fun First Friday event in Ashland, on March 1st. It’s National Horse Protection Day, and my series of Equamore Horses will be on Display at the Ashland Art Center. Staff from Equamore Horse Sanctuary will be there as well. Come celebrate with us – wine, cheese and conversation! … Read more →
Continue reading National Horse Protection Day – March 1st Art Show – Inspired Pet Portraits & Animal Paintings by Dana Feagin
(Ashland, OR—February 1, 2013) — The Ashland Art Center will host a special exhibit featuring local artist Dana Feagin and staff from Ashland’s Equamore Foundation Horse Sanctuary during Ashland’s First Friday Art Walk on March 1st, 5PM – 8PM, to raise awareness for National Horse Protection Day.
The First Friday exhibit will feature five of Feagin’s horse paintings—all of the horses are residents of the Equamore Foundation Horse Sanctuary—and staff from Equamore will be there to talk about the sanctuary’s rescue efforts, to share success stories, and to let people in the community know how to help. The paintings will remain on exhibit during the month of March in the upstairs Artists’ Gallery; 10% of the sales from these paintings will be donated to Equamore Foundation to assist with horse rescue and care.
With more than 170,000 unwanted horses in the United States, and with economic stress putting more
Continue reading Special Exhibit for Dana Feagin at Ashland Art Center to Benefit Equamore Foundation
My funny oil painting of a surprised-looking goldfish is making it’s way to the Greater Columbus Convention Center. It is part of the Wings, Tales and Scales art show and sale at the Midwest Veterinary Conference. The show runs Thursday, February 21st to Saturday, February 23rd from 7AM to 6PM, and a portion of the … Read more →
Continue reading What??? Travels to Wings, Tails and Scales in Ohio – Inspired Pet Portraits and Animal Paintings by Dana Feagin