I create my portraits using professional, lightfast pastels, colored pencils, acrylics, or oils on archival acid-free paper. To secure your portrait spot, I request a 25% booking fee, with the full balance payable upon completion.
Here are the steps to place an order:
Enjoy your unique portrait!
Firstly Choose the price range or medium that suits you best (see below for more info)
PHOTO 1 (Head) + PHOTO 2 (Body) + PHOTO 3 (Second Subject) = voilà!
Professional framing is always recommended. If this is needed with your portrait please allow another 2 weeks onto dealine and can average from 60 to 100 euro extra
lightfast professional pastel or coloured pencil and pan pastel on 360g pastelmat card or 250g Bristol (unmounted & unframed)
With professional materials Pastels will last an incredibly long time with proper care. They are actually superior to oils in that they will not crack or darken over time and every bit as permanent. The pastels of Degas and Cassatt were created back in the 1800's and still just as beautiful as the day they were completed.
Professional Coloured Pencil will last an incredibly long time with proper care. They are actually superior to oils in that they will not crack or darken over time and every bit as permanent.
Windsor and Newton professional Acrylic paints on box canvas or canvas board ( unmounted & unframed)
Windsor and Newton professional Oil paints on box canvas or canvas board. ( unmounted & unframed)
NB: Please allow a couple of months drying time for oil paints