Pat Weaver
Craftsy Instructor

Dade City, Fla.

Pat Weaver has been painting and teaching for more than 35 years. She?s happiest when she has a brush in hand, and finds constant inspiration in her students and their desire to learn. Her portraits are highly sought-after, and her work has been featured in numerous publications, including New Barker Magazine. She teaches workshops across the world, and is a former President and current Signature Member of the Florida Watercolor Society.

Pat's Craftsy Classes


Pet Portraits

Capture your darling dog or cat in a lovable, lifelike work of art! Join renowned animal artist Pat Weaver and discover how easy it is to photograph, sketch and paint your pet. Find out how to select the best source photo for your piece, and discover Pat’s easy process for quickly and accurately sketching any dog or cat. Use a simple template and transfer method to translate your sketch to canvas, and then explore value and color. Work with acrylic paint to mix lovely grays and neutral hues that are ideal for animal features and fur, and practice painting expressive eyes with realistic warmth. Follow Pat through three demonstrations as you create your own pet portrait, using loose, fluid brushstrokes to develop fur and whiskers and layer colors for a dimensional effect.

$14.99 $29.99

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Pat's Projects

Corgi Painting
Dog Paintings
Cat Drawing
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