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Poodle Paintings

Let us introduce an original and unique poodle art as a series of portraits created by artist Maria Smirlis. She has been painting these beautiful poodles since the beginning of her career, and they have become very popular with collectors around the world.  After completing a formal design education Maria Smirlis began her career working as a pattern maker grader for the MGT group of companies and has been employed over the past twenty years by leading corporations such as Holeproof , Clarks ,Pacific brands and most recently Country Road for 6 years up until January 2006. Even though Maria Smirlis was offered a place in the Victorian College of the Arts she chose Fashion Design and Textiles as her preferred...

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Tuski & Tana in the City of LOVE

While Parisians are known for their love of fashion and food, the city is now also gaining a reputation for its most stylish dogs. This is homage to the joy of escapism, our furry friends, and the incredible fashion, food and culture of Paris. You've seen them on Instagram. You probably even know their names: Tuski and Tana. Tuski is the name of Japanese origin that means the “Moon” and Tana is the name of a Greek origin that means the “Star”. They're not just any dogs - they're a pair of Royal poodles who have taken Paris by storm! They were models recently for the famous photographer Gray Malin in the latest series – Dogs of Paris. It must feel special! Iconic...

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I love my poodle Baby

Baby was always a dream to me. I’ve always wanted a poodle but it was so hard to find them in NJ. My current dog Babe was always so lonely when we would be at work and one day I started to really set my mind to find another pup to complete our fur family.  I found her in Texas and so we drove to Texas from NJ after a month. You may have never met a poodle before, but let me assure you: she is a little thing. If you've ever had a puppy, you probably know what I mean by this. Photo by:  @babenbaby_ Poodles are puppies for life. They don't get bigger than they already are, even as...

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