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Ranger, the show horse from Texas! Paint


I am originally from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, lived in North Carolina for many years, and now reside in Missouri. I have two wonderful children and a dog named Leonard. I have a B.S. in Business Administration from University Of South Carolina - Coastal

 I love animals!!!   Runts, strays, and the outwardly misunderstood critters that many would turn their head to have always found a way to my door. Although my new home only has room for my one rescue dog, the various pet portraits I am constantly painting make me feel like I am still surrounded by all that unconditional love. Most importantly, I know how it feels to lose a fur baby. That's why I take my pet portraits so very seriously.

I started painting portraits in 2013. I have developed my own special way of painting with acrylics that make it look more like a watercolor. I build a portrait slowly by painting thin layers or glazes until I have reached the proper depth. I also keep in contact with my clients thoughout the process so when the painting is done, ther

If you have a special project in mind, Please consider me. I love a challenge and I love creating art for others!

Darla Clark Allred


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