Painting with Paws

Saturday, September 17, 10 am – 2 pm

Unleash Your Pet’s Creativity! Held during Northville’s Heritage Festival, Painting with Paws is an exciting creative experience where pet owners bring their dog to the Art House to have an artist transform a print of their dog’s paw into a completed work of art. A $20 pre-registered donation includes an 9″ x 11″ signed painting with mat. Final size: 11″ x 14″. Pet vendors, treats and more activities are being planned for the event. Pre-registration is strongly recommended to reserve a preferred time. 

Pick-up: Paintings made available 30 minutes following paw print on the day of the event. After during Art House hours, Tuesday – Friday 10 – 5 pm, Saturday 11 pm – 3 pm.

Pre-Registration: $20 Donation per Dog. Register up to 5 dogs per form. 

Day of Event Registration: $20 Donation per Dog

Learn more about Northville’s Heritage Festival, September 16 – 18, 2022>>

Proceeds from Painting with Paws benefit public art education programs at the Northville Art House. 

Northville resident pet owners can also enjoy the Dog Park located next to the Art House. To learn more visit Northville Parks and Recreation.

2022 Partners



Firefly Pet Photography, formerly Pawdacious Portraits, supports nonprofit organizations through local photography events and projects.

Tails of Northville is a hard cover coffee-table style book featuring the photos and heartwarming stories of pets with a connection to Northville, Michigan. The project and purchase of the book supports the Northville Art House. Books will be available in time for the holidays, 2022

Learn more about Firefly and the Tails of Northville project>>