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Rebecca Collins
Works at Art Paw
Attended University of North Texas
Lives in Dallas
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Photoshop Tutorial on Doggy Eyes
This week I proofed sweet little Oscar. His original photograph was pretty awesome. The only real issue I needed to address before I could start painting was the eye to our left (his right eye), was a tad bit dark. I created a quick video tutorial that show...
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Pet Portraits with Toys
"Beufford" © rebecca collins /  artpaw.com I love doing artwork of pets with toys!  In this case the client asked me to change the green toy to red. She had ordered a small 14 x 14 and yet the square format did not allow for the entire long toy to be includ...
"Beufford" © rebecca collins /  artpaw.com I love doing artwork of pets with toys!  In this case the client asked me to change the green toy to red. She had ordered a small 14 x 14 and yet the square format did not allow fo...
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Unexpected Beauty
Some of you guys that follow the blog know that for the last 6 months we have been undergoing a major renovation and addition to our tiny East Dallas Bungalow.  We have been living with a giant tree house in our back yard. Sometimes it has felt like there i...
Some of you guys that follow the blog know that for the last 6 months we have been undergoing a major renovation and addition to our tiny East Dallas Bungalow.  We have been living with a giant tree house in our back yard. So...
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Pet Portrait Sale Valentine Deal
"Mason" © rebecca collins / artpaw.com It is time to think about Valentine's Day ... you can save 50% on either a small 12 x 12 or a large 24 x 24 sized custom pet portrait. This is a non-proofing deal ... that means if you let me loose with my creativity I...
"Mason" © rebecca collins / artpaw.com It is time to think about Valentine's Day ... you can save 50% on either a small 12 x 12 or a large 24 x 24 sized custom pet portrait. This is a non-proofing deal ... that means if you ...
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Studio Sneak Peek
The construction at the house is coming along great. I am starting to get really excited about my new studio. During the holiday months of November and December I did not even have time to worry about when the project would be completed. Now that work is sl...
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I love all the work you guys do! check out the type of portrait work that I have been doing to keep my family afloat by using etsy https://www.etsy.com/listing/225101359/professional-puppet-muppet-style-puppets?ref=listing-shop-header-0
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Sick Days for the Self Employed
A lot of folks think that being self employed means having an easier time taking off for sickness and emergencies. In reality those of us that work at home have nobody to answer our e-mails or phones when we are sick and nobody at all to handle our projects...
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New Pet Portrait Blog
Hey guys, I have some exciting news.  I have launched a new pet portrait blog . I will still be posting here at the Art Dog Blog, but it is my hope that the new blog will become a teaching tool and it will be the main place where I share video tutorials and...
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New Jack Russell Art
8x10 © rebecca collins / artpaw.com SEE ALL PROOFS This adorable Jack Russell had a lovely original photograph to work from. This is a rush project for a new client. We are having tech challenges with her e-mail servers so I am using the blog to provide her...
8x10 © rebecca collins / artpaw.com SEE ALL PROOFS This adorable Jack Russell had a lovely original photograph to work from. This is a rush project for a new client. We are having tech challenges with her e-mail servers so I...
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Mosaic Monday / Switch Plates!
Hey guys, my new website is up and running. You can still find out what I am doing with mosaics here with my Mosaic Monday posts, however if you want the full scoop please do check out 52mosaics.com Last weekend I played with some favorite pals and created ...
Hey guys, my new website is up and running. You can still find out what I am doing with mosaics here with my Mosaic Monday posts, however if you want the full scoop please do check out 52mosaics.com Last weekend I played with...
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Mosaic Monday/ 52 Mosaics!
"Robot #1811 2.5 x 3.5 © rebecca collins available for purchase  ----------------------  New year and new Mosaic goals  ------------------- Inspired by both mosaic artist Margo Anton  and the painting a day artists I have decided to try and do one small...
"Robot #1811 2.5 x 3.5 © rebecca collins available for purchase  ------------------------  New year and new Mosaic goals  --------------------- Inspired by both mosaic artist Margo Anton  and the painting a day artists I have...
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  • Art Paw
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  • Art Paw, The Container Store,
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Dallas
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Texas - California, Texas
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Fulltime artist focused on Pet Portraiture. Creating pet portraits since 1998.
Introduction
Rebecca Collins has been creating custom pet portraits since 1998. Her company Art Paw was one of the first of its kind on the web, and continues to stay ahead of the pack combining fine art and digital technology to satisfy both commercial and residential clients. Rebecca has created a dream job for herself that combines her love for animals, art and technology. She is owned by 3 Scottish Terriers and shares her life with her husband, Poet Dan Collins.
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Self employed since 1994.
Education
  • University of North Texas
    1985
  • University Of North Texas
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Lansdowne