It can be difficult to decide whether or not to include a background when commissioning a painting or drawing. Here are five different background options.
Black animals are notoriously difficult to photograph, so I was really glad to get such great reference photographs of these two … More
Bix’s portrait was commissioned by as a birthday gift, so I’ve had to be very secretive about sharing any updates … More
Commissioning a portrait of more than one subject does not require a reference photograph of all subjects together. You may be lucky … More
It has been so busy with Christmas commissions and charity portraits that I’ve noticed I have been finishing one portrait … More
A huge majority of commissions I receive for portraits and artwork are gifts. Right now with Christmas fast approaching, I … More
A professional framer can make a piece of art look beautiful, impressive and complete. For original art, it is highly … More