BRENTWOOD, TN (WSMV) - Painting Puppies is the most fun a Nashville Artist has ever had with a brush in her hand.

Susan Frizsell doesn't pet many dogs; she mostly just paints them.

"I like the up close faces, because to me that's where I capture all the expression," Frizsell said. 

A reason why Frizsell likes dogs as much as she does is because they are all different.

"They are all so unique," she said. "And funny, I love funny expressions in dogs. If I don't have any humor in my work, what's the point?"

This is not what get's called FINE Art, and she's FINE with that.

" Most of them we do sell to the owners, but some say Oh that reminds me of the dog that I had when I was growing up," Frizsell said. 

Frizsell started painting when she was just a Pup....and never stopped.

She's now loving what she does for a living.

" I want this, that's what I want to capture, the nose and the eyes and all the silliness..."

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