Intimate close up portrait in Black and white. Shows half womans face with glasses looking forward with dog in profile snout touching glasses.
Elizabeth Lisa Petrulis, Self Portrait with Dino (Family Portrait Series), 2016 re 2017, black and white acrylic on canvas, 9″ x 12″

MOTIVATED by childhood pets and rescued creatures Elizabeth (Lisa) Petrulis paints companion portraits.

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Ms. Petrulis shares a studio and home in rural Marshall, Illinois with her husband and the current studio muse Kitten Caboodle.

INQUIRE about Lisa’s art and services,  or e-mail  lisa@elizabethpetrulis.com  Read a detailed biography.   Read about and see the Dog Studies Portfolios.

Some Recent Exhibitions

  • Small Art 2018, Arts Illiana Gallery, Terre Haute, IN (Bill Wolfe Juror), November 2, 2018 – January 18, 2019
  • Fruitridge Festival of the Arts, group show in the John Laska Memorial Gallery, First Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Terre Haute, IN, September 28- October 20, 2018
  •  Year of the Dog: Elizabeth Petrulis, Arts Illiana outreach gallery at Corporate Square, Terre Haute, IN, June 14 –  December 13, 2018

    An open two story lobby with black and white paintings for the exhibition "Year of the Dog: Elizabeth Lisa Petrulis" installed in Arts Illiana Outreach gallery at Corporate Square,Terre Haute, IN, mid June – mid November, 2018
    Year of the Dog: Elizabeth Lisa Petrulis            installed at Corporate Square