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Rebecca Collins
Works at Art Paw
Attended University of North Texas
Lives in Dallas
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Robots Robots Robots
I have been working in the studio on a series of robot assemblages and glass mosaics. I have some more "serious" projects in the works but sometimes nothing clears my head or makes me happier than playing around with these silly little robots. You can find ...
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Ginger, Sadie, and Mellie
Work feels steady yet somehow slow right at the moment. I will get 2 or 3 orders done and think I am caught up and then a  couple more projects will trickle in. Summertime is the perfect time to order pet portraits for yourself . During the holidays I am us...
Work feels steady yet somehow slow right at the moment. I will get 2 or 3 orders done and think I am caught up and then a couple more projects will trickle in. Summertime is the perfect time to order pet portraits for yourse...
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Dappled Beauty Found
Dappled Beauty This morning on my dog walk I found these lovely leaves. This scan does not do them justice, they are really perfect little dappled things.  I slept so good last night and found myself very present this morning on my walk. Usually I am in my ...
Dappled Beauty This morning on my dog walk I found these lovely leaves. This scan does not do them justice, they are really perfect little dappled things. I slept so good last night and found myself very present this mornin...
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Mosaic Monday " Petri Dish"
Been away from the blog for too long. Today I am posting my most recent finished mosaic project. It is a donation for the Creative Arts Center of Dallas's Blue Plate Fundraiser.   The instructors and art students at the center have glazed plates and platter...
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Reinventing Myself one Hue at a time
Cancer sucks and loosing all your hair sucks, but being able to hit the reset button on your hair and on your sense of self is not so bad. Yes I am taking lemons and making lemonade I guess.  I think if I had not gone through hell and back last year and jus...
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Pet Portrait Deadline
Time To Order Your Pet Portrait! CLICK HERE TO ORDER NOW! It is that time of year again,  the orders are starting to come in faster than a snow storm. I have posted my deadlines and this year I am going to be sticking to that deadline.  I have just a couple...
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Mosaic Monday / On Starting New Projects
Self Portrait Work In Progress Countless times over the years I have seen students sit in front of a new project and move at a snail's pace to really start. They take their time getting their mind around where to begin to even begin because they can not see...
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Filling The Well / Finding Inspiration
Artists have to take time to fill the "inspiration well" and to do this we have to take vacations, go to galleries, read books and sometimes unplug from the web. Last week I got to do just that. I went to Gulf Shores Alabama with my family and had the best ...
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Mosaic Monday / Luna Mosaics Interview/ Community
Today I want to send a thanks and a shout out to both Sally May Kinsey  and Cherie Bosela  for the terrific interview and feature they gave me on Luna Mosaics' new website.  Luna Mosaics is Cherie's new shopping site and brick and mortar mosaic shop located...
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Chihuahua named Chewie
"Chewie" © rebecca collins artpaw.com January has been a very busy month. I have created around 14 different pet portraits for a variety of clients. I will start sharing those works here on the blog ....starting today with Chewie.  This sweet little pup is ...
"Chewie" © rebecca collins artpaw.com January has been a very busy month. I have created around 14 different pet portraits for a variety of clients. I will start sharing those works here on the blog ....starting today with ...
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Not a Pretty Selfie
Rebecca and Sad Lizard Toy Have you noticed we tend to just post selfies when we feel pretty?  Today I feel like a dog toy that has lost all its stuffing. Lately I often feel cute and trendy in my blue and purple hair, oh yes, a fearless woman making the be...
Rebecca and Sad Lizard Toy Have you noticed we tend to just post selfies when we feel pretty? Today I feel like a dog toy that has lost all its stuffing. Lately I often feel cute and trendy in my blue and purple hair, oh yes...
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Doodling & Drawing Reduces Blood Pressure
Pink Cells © rebecca collins This last week I had an infusion on Tuesday. I am currently receiving 2 maintenance drugs every 3 weeks. It is a about a 3 hour afternoon and at this point I am no longer asking my pals to join me on chemo day. I pretty much hav...
Pink Cells © rebecca collins This last week I had an infusion on Tuesday. I am currently receiving 2 maintenance drugs every 3 weeks. It is a about a 3 hour afternoon and at this point I am no longer asking my pals to join me...
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  • Art Paw
    Artist, present
  • 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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Other names
Lansdowne