• Niko

    6 days ago - By Vern Schwarz Art

    Sadly, poor Niko was struck and killed by a car last year right in front the house where he lived with friends Don and Luz. Not sure how people can drive so recklessly on a quiet residential street and not be bothered to slow down for a confused little critter. It was a very sad day. With not a great photo to reference, I borrowed heavily from a painting I fell in love with by artist extraordinaire Jill Soukup. She is an amazing painter whose workshop I would love to attend. When you look at her painting, the cat is alive and breathing. I loved her composition and decided to use it to try...
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