UPDATE – 4/15/14 

Now – Lori’s  work is published in a new book showcasing dog portraits!

The name of the book is: 1,000 Dog Portraits: From the People Who Love Them (1000 Series) by author Robynne Raye.  The book was just released on April 15th, 2014 and can be purchased on Amazon:

1,000 Dog Portraits: From the People Who Love Them (1000 Series)

Lori submitted 5 of her works, and all 5 were included in the book! Lori Rowe is just a treasure who has a love for Aussies.

Lori Rowe is a self taught artist who has settled in the North Chicago suburbs after Crisscrossing the planet for 17 years. Her award winning and internationally known work is a window into the souls of the subjects she creates when she paints. Lori attended the University of Delaware studying pre-veterinary medicine and animal biosciences. In her spare time, Lori can be found transporting rescued animals to their new homes and is currently a foster home to her favorite breed, Australian Shepherds with

ASRM Australian Shepherd Rescue Midwest.

Lori donates 20% of all original work commissions to ASRM and 10% of the cost of reprints.


To contact Lori for a pet portrait e-mail her at
To view her work go to