UNDATED (KTHV) -- Artist Rob Walker makes good on his promise to paint a portrait of Joey the Garden Cat.
Walker has spent his life painting and expressing his love of animals on canvas. He was a recent guest on Today's THV at 6:30, where he promised a portrait of Joey the Garden cat. On Thursday, he made good one his promise.
With the help of his niece, Amy Reinhold and her husband, world renowned actor Judge Reinhold, the painting was unveiled in the THV newsroom. It was met with enthusiastic applause.
Rob said his biggest challenge in capturing the essence of Joey, was the eyes. He maintains Joey's assertive personality is reflected in the eyes.
The THV Joey handlers are looking for a place of honor for the new portrait.