Looking for something a little different? Or a bit more creative? Our signature paper hats transform private Puptrait sessions into truly one-of-a-kind pet portrait experiences. One-of-a-Kind Costume Pieces Each paper hat is handmade by our lead pet photographer and studio founder, J.B. Shepard, from post consumer paper products – including old newspapers, beer boxes, paper plates and junk mail. The unique coloration and design patterns decorating the hats is composed entirely from careful placement of different color slips of paper. […]
The studio will be unavailable for photoshoots Sunday, December 2nd 2018 due to the Mayor’s Christmas Parade. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
UPDATE: This casting is now closed. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook to learn about future placements. ___________________ Ever want to be a model? Now’s your chance! We’re looking for three people for an upcoming commercial photography shoot. No modeling experience necessary. Emphasis on people. There will be no dogs featured in this shoot. Please note this is not a Puptrait Studio shoot. There will be no dogs featured in this shoot. We are only assisting with casting and the sessions […]
The 2018 Hon Fest is nearly upon us! We will be open for business, but we will not be working in studio this weekend. It’s just too crowded and noisy for us to comfortably and safely accommodate our canine guests during Hon Fest. We will have no studio hours available from June 8th – June 10th. If you would like to come in for a session, please visit us once the crowds subside or alternatively, consider booking an in-home dog […]
Dog Crates Are An Important & Popular Tool While not everyone may be a fan of dog crates, it’s impossible to deny their popularity and with good reason! Dog crates come in a wide variety of styles offering different features and serving different functions, all designed to make your dogs life a little easier, safer and comfortable – serving as your dog’s bedroom, favorite hangout spot and personal refuge. Introducing Your Dog to its New Crate A dog’s crate should […]
Creative blocks happen. They are disruptive by definition and crippling in nature. And unfortunately, they’re also an all too common occurrence for many creatives. If you’re looking to avoid these momentum killing bouts of creative paralysis the most important thing you can do is to just keep moving. I realize that sounds obvious, cliche, even. But it’s something that many of us all too often forget and worth a reminder. This is especially true if you are an emerging artist, an up-and-coming […]
December is here and like every year that means we are beginning our Holiday gift giving rush. As a Puptrait is a custom made-to-order gift they do take a bit of time to produce. When viewing the dates below please keep in mind that these are the cutoff dates for print orders and not for pet portrait sessions. Our standard personal dog portrait timeline assumes 4 business days from session end to proofing. Commissions requiring shorter turnaround times will incur a […]