With Valentine’s Day just a few weeks away, you may be wondering how to find the perfect gift for an avid dog lover in your life. Look no further than the adorable and heartwarming animal watercolors from award-winning Los Angeles-based artist Liz Covington. Her extensive experience with the medium lends to the charm and whimsy of her dog portraits. This blend of playfulness and in-depth knowledge of watercolor painting as a unique touch to every piece.

Covington’s most distinctive animal portraits include pieces like the adorable and heartwarming “Cutie Pie,” a painting that is sure to hit any dog lover in the heart. Covington may be an experienced painter, but her chosen medium does more than depict images. Covington’s art is a conduit for telling a lifetime’s worth of stories.

Recently, Covington won second place at the “Art of the Square” exhibition at bG Gallery in Bergamot Station. Her piece, “Reflection II,” is a portrait of her father done with a unique watercolor pour technique. To achieve the unique effect of this piece, Covington used three primary colors in multiple pours, along with masking techniques, to achieve the desired result. The painting itself is based on a photo of her father with a pensive expression on his face.

To see more of Covington’s upcoming pieces and gallery shows, follow her on Instagram for the latest updates.

Whether you want to find animal watercolors to flesh out your art collection or you want to give a gift that will leave a lasting impression, look no further. Liz Covington’s repertoire is jam-packed with high-quality pieces that are focused on storytelling and creative expression. For more information about Covington’s works or upcoming events, you can contact the artist directly at Liz@CovingtonWatercolors.com.