A Pet Shop Holiday Announcement + (Bittersweet) Update

The Holiday Annoucement Update: WOW. We sold out (and then some) within 30 minutes of this post going live. Thank you for being the most supportive, amazing readers a girl could ever ask for. Please excuse me while I let this all sink in. For this time of year, we’ve had an unusual rush of […]

Pet + Print Shop Holiday Updates

Update: We’ve sold out of custom pet paintings for the year – thank you a thousand times for your continued support! We’ve still got you covered with our gift certificates, and in the meantime, continue to take advantage of free shipping for all Print Shop orders through the end of the month with promo FALLSHIP. xx The Pet Shop […]

A Pet + Print Shop Holiday Update

Update: We’ve sold out of custom pet paintings for the year – you didn’t waste any time at all! That said, we’ve got you covered with our gift certificates, or if you were simply looking to treat your fine self, 2016 pre-orders are now available for a limited time, too. In the meantime, continue to take 25% off […]

Ship, Ship, Hooray!

I’m officially in the painting-home-stretch, and all of your time-sensitive portraits are now patiently in waiting under your trees! This year, the holiday season has felt… different. It’s been a little less panicked, a little more jolly, and all of the Vargos are feeling more festive than usual. Perhaps it’s because this is our first […]

A Very Merry Pet Shop Holiday

As we find ourselves between projects, checking off a few smaller ones and daydreaming about the bigger ones, we’ve somehow found ourselves a week out from Thanksgiving. We have visits from friends on the agenda, we’re digging through dessert recipes to bring to our potluck-style Friendsgiving and we’ve even talked about trimming the tree this […]

Happy Birthday, Pet Shop! (And Something for You)

UPDATE: The response to our birthday celebration has been outstanding! So much so, that we’ve hit our earliest holiday sell-out to date for custom portraits (aka, the maximum number of paintings I can physically do before December 25th)! We have only a couple of openings left, after which, custom listings will become deactivated. To the […]

Say Hello to Pet Prints!

Today, we’re so excited to announce the launch of The Pet Shop’s newest product line – pet prints! So, what are pet prints? Simply put, they’re fine art giclée reproductions of your commissioned paintings. Let’s say you’re purchasing your custom pet painting, and you suddenly realize that Fido’s grandma would love nothing more than to […]