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Venice Family Clinic Art Walk & Auction

Venice Family Clinic Art Walk and Auction Sunday May 22, 2016 noon-6pm I’ll have a piece in the show at Google on Main St., Santa Monica! From their site: Join Los Angeles’ hottest established and emerging contemporary artists in raising over $750,000 to fund health care for the 24,000 low-income, uninsured and homeless patients …

Lisa Goldfarb at Cheryl Fudge

Save the date! Sat March 12, 2016 at 1pm I’ll be giving a pet portrait demo at Cheryl Fudge in Santa Monica and I’ll have some pet portrait fabric squares you can sew on to your clothes! Bring the kids!!

k9 connection flyer

k9 connection’s 9th annual fundraiser, June 28

k9 connection’s 9th annual fundraiser, June 28 k9 connection is a project of OPCC (Ocean Park Community Center) which offers dog training programs to high school students.  I was proud to be a part of this fundraiser last week in Cheviot Hills Park! Visit k9 connection!   It was a gorgeous day to be in the park! I …

red and green venice art walk may 2014 @ Google logo

Venice Art Walk May 2014

Venice Art Walk May 2014 [hr] The Venice Art Walk and Auctions  was founded in 1979 to help raise money for the Venice Family Clinic. It was held this year in the Google headquarters. I was invited to have a painting in the auction. I chose to include my painting of Gracie, John Baldessari‘s son’s dog. Tony Baldessari commissioned it …

oil portrait of Blanch, the happy hen

Chicken painting: Blanche, the hen

Chicken painting Why did the chicken cross the road? Because she wanted a beautiful painting of herself by Lisa Goldfarb! This is a 12 inch x 12inch oil painting on canvas. It is a portrait of Blanche, the happy hen. The painting is now hanging in Bob’s kitchen. Blanche is a great pet chicken. She …


Custom Pet painting of dog, Raider Portrait of Raider, the Golden Retriever Oil on Canvas 12in x 12in  


Custom lizard Portrait of Julio, the Bearded Dragon Acrylic  on Canvas Panel 6in x 6in Bearded Dragons make the best pets!  


Portrait of Sunny, the Yellow Labrador Retriever Oil on Canvas 12in x 12in  


Portrait of May Oil on Canvas 12in x 12in Memorial dog painting albino Retriever  

Oil Portrait of Gracie Baldassari, Weimaraner


Portrait of Gracie, the Weimaraner Oil on Canvas 24in x 24in This is the breed of dog that William Wegman made famous. William Wegman was my thesis advisor when I was in grad school for art.