Birdlife Portraits

Snowy Owl Scratchboard

“Birds are a miracle because they prove to us there is a finer, simpler state of being which we may strive to attain.”

-Douglas Coupland

Australian Wildlife

Young Kangaroo

“Seeing wildlife is like seeing celebrities, only better. “

Tanja Andrews

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Farm Friend Portraits

Highland Cow - Scratchboard

“Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace.”

Albert Schweitzer

Wildlife Portraits

Gorilla - Scratchboard Art

“When you look a wild animal in the eye, it’s like catching a glimpse into the soul of nature itself.”

– Paul Oxton

Horse Portraits

Andalusian Stallion - Scratchboard

“The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit and freedom.”

Sharon Ralls Lemon

Pet Portraits


“Bliss is the result of a silent conversation between me and my pet.”


All pet portraits are original artwork, meaning each portrait is truly one of a kind.

All of our handcrafted pet portraits are created on the best fine art quality paper, turning your design into an exclusive work of fine art. Perfection is what Monika Barbian Art aims for, and your pet deserves nothing less.