|Create a piece of art that captures the ones you love or
one of life's special moments in a way that a mere photograph never
Simply send us a digital or paper copy of your photograph and we will
transform it into an
or painted artwork that you will be proud to
display or present as a gift to others.
Please visit our portrait galleries
for examples of
our drawings and paintings. Click the thumbnails on the far
or the links on the left to
go to the galleries.
We offer 5
drawing media for your portraits.
portraits are drawn in
charcoal on white paper.
drawn in charcoal, but with one or two colours added to highlight a feature.
are drawn in chalk pastel and are softer in mood than a
painted portrait. We can also use sepia-toned pastels to create drawings reminiscent of old
photographs. Examples of sepia-tone drawings are located in the
Colour drawings gallery.
are painted in oils on canvas. Oils produce extremely vibrant, lifelike portraits.
are painted in acrylics on canvas. They are a bit more impressionistic than oil paintings.
can combine people or pets from different photographs into one drawing.
Suggestions for making great portraits:
- Wedding or
- Babies and children
- Family portrait
- Special events
- Family pets
- Sports moments