Portrait of a Pet

Mary Psihos captures animals’ unique personalities on paper.

From race horses to black labs to soft kittens, there’s no critter that animal lover Mary Psihos won’t draw for pet owners wanting a portrait of their beloved animal. Psihos, who lives in Carver, works in pencil, acrylic, colored pencil and water color, and prefers drawing with a photo reference. For your own custom image of Fido or Muffin, turnaround time is four to six weeks; prices range from $75 to $150. Find her shop MiceRNice at etsy.com.