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COMMISSIONS

If you see anything you like, but it’s too small, too big or you’d like it in another colour, why not have a commission made. I create art work suitable for large offices, pubs, restaurants, conference rooms, libraries, galleries, museums, waiting rooms - anywhere with a blank wall. I also use a variety of media including oil on canvas, chalk and charcoal, water colour crayons and pencil on paper. I can produce work to any size you wish and together we can create your perfect custom made painting.

Pet Portrait Commissions

 

If you are interested in pet portrait commissions, please view the guide below for tips on the photographic requirements for producing the perfect pet portrait.

 

Quality of photographs for pet portraits and family portraits

 

I work best with close ups of faces and so it is important the detail in the eyes is very clear.

Please ensure that the photographs supplied be in the highest quality possible. Take as many photos as you wish. With a large choice to browse through, we can arrange the most successful composition.  

 

Payment

 

When ordering your portrait I require a 20% deposit before work can begin. The remaining balance will be due before the art work is delivered. If you are unhappy for any reason with the commission, you will be refunded (less the deposit and delivery) once the art work is returned to myself in satisfactory condition.

Deadlines

 

Please specify when ordering your portrait if there is any particular timescale for completion. i.e - birthdays/Christmas etc ... I will advise accordingly whether or not completion is possible. Please order well in advance of four months for any specific deadlines.

 

Delivery

 

Depending on size and weight of the portrait, delivery in the UK ranges from £5 to £30 and will be specially packed and protected.

 

Framing

 

My commissions do not include frames. This is so you can choose your own personally from your local framer. If you do specify the pet portrait be framed by me there will be an additional charge of £10 - £100 depending on size and choice.

Discounts

 

 

I offer 10% discount to returning customers. Please mention when ordering your portrait if you are a returning customer.

 

 

 

Modern Art Commissions

 

If you require prices or quotes for any other art commission, i.e landscape, abstract, etc .... please drop me an email or pop into my studio to discuss you ideas or requirements.

Portrait prices 2014 - (Oil on canvas)

Meet Bonnie Bon. Happy Staffy portrait created using blacks and browns of her coat and gentle blues to pick out the high lights. OIl on canvas. 50 x 60 cm

This is Charlie. He is a greyhound and staffy cross. This colourful pet portrait uses greens and yellows to pick up the grass in the background and vibrant pinks and oranges for his features.

Meet Gunnie. She is an adorable patterdale terrier. This pet portrait uses a monochrome approach using various shades of pink and purple and measures 80 x 100 cm. Perfect size if you want people to say "Wow" when they walk into your livingroom!

This colourful portrait of Maddie the Labrador was created with the owners beautiful pink and cerise wallpaper in mind. measures 50 x 60 cm. Oil on canvas. labrador portrait

Jimi Hendrix. Purple Haze. Another monochrome portrait painting using deep purple shades. Oil on canvas. 80 x 80 cm

A lovely bright and colourful portrait of the beautiful Marilyn Monroe. Using blues for shadows and peachey whites for highlights, this celebrity portrait painting captures a unique angle on this superstar.

price list 2014

**   All sizes are approximate  **

This the proud old Mr Merlin, a gentle and lovable New Foundland. Although he is jet black dog, the sunlight bouncing off him allowed for a more colourful pallette! Oil on canvas. 50 x 60 cm

This is the second portrait I have painted of Miss Monroe. What can I say, she is just beautiful!

Oil on canvas

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To view more examples of my work, visit my PORTFOLIO page

To view more examples of my work, visit my PORTFOLIO page