Pencil Portraits drawn
from your photographs
Gifts and all you
have to do is provide
me with a photo!
Pencil Portraits drawn from
photos make unique gifts sure
to become Family Heirlooms
to be treasured and passed on
for generations to come.
your Loved Ones
with hand drawn portrairs!
Give an everlasting gift with a
pencil portrait drawn from a
photo. Portraits from photos make
perfect personalized gifts for any
Think of the Joy your family member
will feel when they open their gift
and see a Pencil Portrait of
themself or a Loved One. A
portrait makes a Special Gift for
Mothers Day, Fathers Day,
Graduation, Weddings, Birthdays,
or just because!
You can even e-mail your photos
so you don't need to worry about
postage and packaging, or having
your photographs damaged.
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Finely crafted pencil portraits
make the perfect gifts for all
occasions. By working from
you can keep your gift absolutely
If you want to commission a portrait
of a loved one
(or yourself) you can
do so without having to spend hours
in a studio!
By using photos your possibilities
are endless, you can have portraits
done of people in the past like your
my Favorite: My Parents as Mr.&
Choose the Right Photograph. When
your photograph try and
find a large picture to work from.
I can draw good portraits from a
small photo but the
original photo the more detail I
can extract from it.
The key to a good portrait is
and so a photo taken
in natural light will get better
results than a photo where the
subject's face is washed
Try to find a picture where one
side of the face is distinctly
darker than the other as
give the portrait depth and form,
but even a picture taken with
strong flash can be used to draw
good pencil portrait.
Above all choose a good picture
where they really look like
themselves. Don't use the
photo where they're not
themselves. Remember what I see
on the photo is what I draw!
Once you've chosen
the photo you
want,tell me what you want me to
draw from it. Do you want one
person in the portrait, or
Do you want just their
face,or would you like their
shoulders as well?
Without this information I cannot
I will draw exactly what
All photos will be returned to you
along with the completed pencil
I aim to have all
portraits finished within 10 days
of commission, but this may vary
Please take a look at my Portrait
Examples by clicking on the
links to the left OR