Ron never imagined the impact his art would have.
From CNN interviews, Emmy-Award winning stories, Artist-in-Residence for the Humane Society of the United States to helping raise over $2.5 million with the AZ Pet Friendly License Plate and more.
“I love your work!”
Painting people’s dogs has taken Ron down a wonderful path....including Elizabeth Taylor’s lovable companion, Sugar.
ON 9/11 THE WORLD CHANGED
And so did Ron’s subjects.
Meet the hero dogs from 9/11 who aided in rescue efforts and the therapy dogs that provided comfort to victims’ families, first responders, and recovery workers.
“Ron Burns captures the essence of dogs; wonderful paintings.”
Dean Koontz - Best-Selling Author
Ron began painting dogs using his beloved Rufus as a model. He started with the eyes, and the rest is history.
Art aids conservation efforts.
Following his passion to improve the lives of shelter animals it was a natural progression to include wildlife in those efforts.
A “wabbit” of another color.
Having fond childhood memories of Looney Tunes, Ron is delighted to paint the beloved Warner Bros. characters originally created by renowned animator Chuck Jones.
B Cause ~ as in a Burns Cause, or the Causes Burns believes in.
Over the years Ron's art continues to make a difference for organizations around the country. The HSUS, 9/11 Memorial Museum, Pet Partners, The ASPCA, Arizona Spay/Neuter, Big Brothers Big Sisters, ARF....