Category Archives: Behind the Artwork

The Scientist

Scientist Custom Personalised Pet Dog Portraits On Canvas

Behind the Artwork Costume: The Scientist In our latest instalment of ‘Behind the artwork’ we deep dive into our Scientist costume to reveal the inspiration and easter eggs we’ve hidden in our artwork. Giving historical accuracy to our artwork as we take pride in those small details, that we feel really matters. For our science...

Girl with Pearl Earring Dog Canvas

Custom Personalised Pet Dog Portraits On Canvas Girl With A Pearl Earring

Behind the Artwork Costume: Girl with a Pearl Earring We’re on a roll with our series ‘Behind the artwork’ as The Girl with a Pearl Earring is our third installment of deep diving into the historical accuracy of our artworks.  The original oil painting was brought to life in c.1665 by the Dutch Golden Age...

Santa Claus Custom Dog Canvas

Father Christmas Custom Dog Canvas

Behind the Artwork Costume: Santa Paws Ho ho ho! Our own Santa Claus / Father Christmas in two jolly variations. This might be our most recognisable artwork, as we all know what he looks like – wether you call him Father Christmas, Santa or St Nicholas. We all recall his name fondly, in our case...

Dog Portrait Illustrations

Dog Portrait Illustrations Digital File

Dog Portrait Illustrations – Digital File Nellie has melted all of us at the office with her big puppy eyes and big feminine bow. As all our illustrations are bespoke we couldn’t help wondering what her personality is like. Cai, who ordered his artwork as a present for his mum, kindly painted a picture of...

Churchill Custom Dog Canvas

Churchill

Behind the Artwork Costume: Winston Churchill Winston Churchill is the second blog in our ‘behind the artwork’ series as we highlight historic details that make our costumes look the way they do. We make the costumes ourselves, so we make sure to keep them jam-packed with accurate historical references. Perhaps one of the most recognisable...

Aviator Custom Dog Canvas

Behind the Artwork Costume: The Aviator The Aviator kicks off our first deep dive in ‘behind the artwork’ as we highlight historic details which make our costumes look the way they do. All our costumes are made entirely in-house and are exclusive to us. We might not shout about it too much but we always...

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Four Legs One Tale® is a UK family business which tells your dog’s tale through our beautiful custom dog portraits that we create ourselves.