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I’m Leanne Wildermuth, a pet portrait artist specializing in lifelike, detailed custom pet portraits in oil.
Bringing animals to life on canvas is my calling and my passion, though my creativity knows no bounds.
I have provided custom paintings of beloved pets and people for clients around the world since 1988.
Commission your own painting today and watch as I bring your loved one to life on canvas!

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If you would like a more personal, intimate view of me and my life - the woman behind the canvas, husband, children and camera. Come, visit my blog, read my stories and share my love for family and nature. Here are a few of my recent blog entries:

  • The One About The Watch

    The last couple of years have been really emotional for me. At times, charged and full of joy and happiness. Then quickly replaced by emptiness and the feeling of being so alone. Unloved. Disregarded. I swung like a pendulum for a little over a year while I finally came to some profound realizations about myself, […]

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  • Long time no see

    It’s time to start writing again. Much to say. It’s been so long, though – that I thought I’d test a few things. Are you still reading? Drop in and leave a comment. I’ll be revamping the comments for social networking (and generally speaking, the site is under construction though you may not know it […]

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  • The Feast of the Moon

    I was recently introduced to a sweet story, The Feast of the Moon by its author, Brian Wapole. I wanted to share it here for my animal loving readers and fans, you will enjoy it and I encourage you to pick up a copy on Amazon. Hamlet and Emmie: the story of a novel Emmie […]

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  • The Downfall of a 22 Year Marriage

    It’s true, I have completely lost my grip on the marriage I once thought would last forever. I have to share this story – not just because I need to in order to heal and learn and grow – but because I think others need to see how actions and behaviors can truly damage people […]

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  • Custom Dog Portrait : Takoda

    I’ve completed my final portrait of 2010 – this is Takoda, a lovely white German Shepherd in a nice white mat & black frame. The size of this graphite drawing is 5×7. It has been another wonderful and creative year for me and I can’t tell you how much I appreciate you checking in on […]

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  • My Girls Christmas Portrait

    I squeezed in just enough time (and space) in my studio to snap a shot of the girls for their annual portrait! This is the version I used to create our annual ornaments this year, though I did them a little differently – printing them on metallic paper backed with matboard instead of my usual […]

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