Pouka Art & Photography  |  Danica Barreau, CPP  |  614-678-3058  |  Grove City, OH


The Lisping Dog is a blog by artist and photographer Danica Barreau, covering a wide range of passions such dogs, food, photography, and the proper use of the Oxford comma.

Bombay | A Digital Painting

A recipient of one of my paintings contacted me asking if I could paint her friend's puppy as a gift. She had a few photos and wasn't sure which would be the best one to paint. This is totally normal - I rarely have clients who know exactly what image they want...

Let’s Talk About Filters

I still get comments about how "Oh, I could do that with a filter" and "that's not art" so I decided to do an experiment and compare two filters - one free and readily available, one higher end that's used frequently in the artist community - with my own painting. The...

Photographer Wins Bronze and Silver at IPC

PRESS RELEASE: Grove City Photographer Wins Bronze and Silver at International Photographic Competition  Grove City, OH -- The annual judging at the International Photographic Competition (IPC) hosted by Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is complete. Over...

Commemorative Paintings

What is a Commemorative Painting? As much as our pets mean to us, it’s frequently not until they’ve left us that we realize we don’t have a great image to provide us with comfort. Half of the images aren’t even printed, just languishing on our cell phones. While I...

About Me

I'm an internationally award-winning pet photographer, digital artist, and author. My chili has won a few trophies as well! I live in Grove City, Ohio with a multitude of pets and a very patient school teacher. I love meeting new people and am more than happy to chat about dogs and photography.

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The Lisping What?

The Lisping What?

If you're curious as to how this blog got its name, check out the Model Spotlight post about Finch. He's The Lisping Dog!