We wanted to give our January Kickstarter supporters an update and let them know how important their help actually was last January. We were at a crossroads and your support helped us head in a new direction that we are proud to tell you about.
We are now the “Rescued Heroes Foundation”. Our goal […]Read More →
Hey, for all of you that are Costco Members, we want to direct you to the November 2013 issue of their member magazine The Costco Connection. We are featured in an article called “Dog Days” on their Member Connection Page starting at page 122. In the November issue, they chose to write about […]Read More →
We would like to acknowledge the following wonderful backers that helped us meet our Kickstarter goal on June 17th. Thanks to these people, once more we are able to print our calendar this year. Our goal with this 2014 calendar is to hopefully raise awareness for PTSD and demonstrate the value of service dogs in […]Read More →
A Very Big Thank You Redlin Art Center- Watertown, SD! Earlier this year we were proud and excited to receive an invitation from the Redlin Art Center to exhibit the original artwork from our Rescued Heroes Calendar series. They offered to host an eight week exhibit that went from July 5th through […]Read More →
We left October 19th for a 2 1/2 week road trip across the country to meet and photograph the 12 wonderful Veterans and their service dogs that will be the subjects for our 2014 Calendar “Rescued Heroes- Veterans Edition“. In late December we tried to think of a way to make a positive difference for […]Read More →
Our Road Trip has now come to an end, it could not have gone any better and we are so grateful for the experience. We met just the most incredible Veterans and their wonderful service dogs. These men and women were great examples of what can happen when a Veteran with PTSD or […]Read More →
It’s been quite some time since our last blog, and a lot has happened since then! We found 12 great rescued dog and owner teams to include in our 2013 calendar “Rescued Heroes”. I’ve finished all of their paintings and layouts, put on the finishing touches and it is ready to print. But […]Read More →
We are looking for rescued therapy dogs to feature in our next 2013 “Rescue Dog to Therapy Dog” calendar. Here’s the “Casting Call” Info:
Where: Adogo Pet Hotel – Minnetonka
When: Saturday, January 21st from 3-5pm
To apply for a time slot, contact Paul by emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your rescue […]Read More →
This past Wednesday, Amy Carlson Gustafson, a reporter with the St. Paul Pioneer Press, wrote a wonderful article about our calendar “Rescue Dog to Therapy Dog.” This beautifully written article not only made our calendar sales sky rocket, but allowed us to hear from so many people this week about how our calendar touched […]Read More →
Welcome to our new web home for Classic Pet Paintings!
Thanks to the help of our son, Adam, we now have a bigger and more appropriate site for this endeavor of ours. With this site, we hope to share with you the many ways that we enjoy celebrating pets through art. From this blog, we […]Read More →