ART: Whimsical Watercolour Pet Portraits by Louise Jewell


Custom pet portraits have become all rage. Well, who wouldn’t want to see that gorgeous furry face staring back at them all day from the wall? And while we do get sent a lot of great work from pet artists, we really like the look of these whimsical beauties by Leicester based illustrator, Louise Jewell.

Already an expert at creating delicately painted greetings cards and art prints, she has only recently turned her talented hand to pet portraits, with some beautiful results. After finding out about your pet’s personality and little quirks, Louise will capture their unique character using watercolour on paper and post it to you. Et voila!

Custom dog portrait by Louise Jewell

Custom dog portrait by Louise Jewell

Custom dog portrait by Louise Jewell


Custom dog portrait by Louise Jewell

Fancy seeing your pooch in print? Commission your very own custom pet portrait with Louise through her etsy store for £65.00. Check out more of her work at instagram @LouiseEmilyJewell.

Sara is the Founder & Editor of StyleTails. A writer, design-lover and long-time animal-hugger, Sara launched StyleTails in 2012 to inspire people live a more beautiful life with their four-legged friends. Along with her canine sidekick George, a rescue Yorkie with a big attitude, Sara regularly commentates on luxury pet product and lifestyle trends and has been featured in Elle Decoration, BBC Radio, and is also an expert contributor to WGSN, the leading design trend forecaster.


  • Reply February 18, 2016

    Jonathan Crutchley

    Beautiful and tasteful paintings – Would make a great present

    • Reply March 4, 2016

      Sara White

      Glad you like them Jonathan! Definitely a lovely present for a dog lover.

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