It’s gonna be awhile!


Working away on these Bulls in between my commissioned work!

This one is fun to do! 

Doing some painting on it and letting my mind let go!

Can’t wait to see how it turns ouy when I am done!

( I think my dog is checking it out!!!) πŸ€£πŸ˜‰πŸ˜

Farm critter time!


Working away on this sweet cow! Been busy with dog portraits and wanted to take a break and paint another cow! A friend of mine was in the Netherlands and snapped a great shot of a cow! Such a sweet face that I had to paint it!!


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My American Gothic inspired piece “Current Mood at Wilder Ranch” has SOLD!

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Current Mood at Wilder Ranch

But you can get a high quality digital print here on my ETSY page

If your interested in a canvas wrapped piece, please contact me at 831 325-3905 or email me at


My artwork prints are now available in my ETSY shop!


Check out this item and others in my Etsy shop

Open Studios!

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Well this will be my 3rd year in Santa Cruz’s Open Studios Art Tour!! COOL!!!

Preparing early this year with getting prints made of allot of my artwork.

Will have originals for sale too!

Also taking on more custom pet portrait clients now. This time of year, I am not as swamped with orders, so a good time to get your beloved pet painted by me! A great birthday, Fathers Day or any day gift!

Call me or email!!!

831 325-3905 or

First Friday June 2nd 2017

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It’s coming up!!! Our Second Annual Art Show for Masters of Santa Cruz!!!
Come by if you can!!

Will be a fun filled event! Come see all the amazing artwork by 20+ local artists! There will be a fun Photo booth, Pizza by Uncie Ro’s and snacks! Buy wine by the glass or by the bottle.


If your a Facebooker…….

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Are you into Facebook? Do you like to follow pages? Well I created one for my art awhile ago and now I have created for a yearly local art event. This will be the secondΒ  annual art show called Masters of Santa Cruz. We get a bunch of local artists to create their rendition/inspiration of the famous Masters paintings.

Our first year was Mona Lisa and this year it is American Gothic.

This is mine for the show! I call it “Current Mood at Wilder Ranch”janice american goth

If your in Santa Cruz, CA and your into First Friday events, come on by!!

Ours will be at:

Stockwell Cellars

June 2nd from 5pm to 9pm for artists reception. Show will remain up til end of July!

Vote for me if you can!!!


Just found out that I am listed as one of the best pet artists to vote for in the Beasts of the Bay awards!!!I don’t know who did this…. but awesome!!

Please vote for me if you can!! 😊

Multi pieces


Just finished up these 4 for a client! Love that all her pups are the same colors. These will look cool all hanging together!

It’s a group effort!


Working on these 2 of the 4 paintings commissioned by one family! πŸ˜†  If your interested in a pet portrait, please call me or email me! 

831 325-3905