|Portraits and Commissions:
Many customers are interested in having custom
art pieces done to their specifications.
One of my specialties is graphite portraiture. I am also skilled in
art as well as still life. I can put my award-winning creative
to work for you.
See some of my artwork examples.
me your contact information, the project details, and any photo sources
would like me to work from. I then quote you a price, and send an
send payment, according to the contractual format.
I have recieved your payment (and it has cleared), I start working on
your commissioned project.
are no image sources provided, a rough sketch/es will be provided to
you. You then give me the ok to go ahead, or suggest any
you feel the sketch needs.
finish the artwork, and deliver it in your preferred format.
If your commission has been completed in traditional media
you will get the original -- and you get the option to recieve it as a
digital file(s) suitable for upload onto a website and of high enough
quality to print out on your own personal printer at home.
time on commissions change depending on how busy I am at any point in
time. Feel free to email me
if you'd like to find out just how long it would take me to complete a
usually retain copyright to all images I create. However, depending
upon the nature of the image created, and the contract agreement, I am
willing to transfer copyrights to the client. Usually, though, only I
can reproduce the image (this applies to both profit and non-profit
situations) for anything other than personal use.
My images may be licensed for use if you'd like to use them
commercially. If you would like to buy the license or reproduction
rights to an image please don't hesitate to email me.
I retain the right to post all images of my creation on this web site,
or any other, for personal promotion unless otherwise
specified. If you wish to provide me with a link to your homepage and
email, I will post them alongside the art you have commissioned.
Please Note: The Internet is merely another tool for
reproduction and publishing, but it does have special rules. If you
commission artwork and you would like to put the image on a webpage you
- notify me beforehand
- credit me directly underneath the image
- provide a link to this site for visitors to access, alongside the
payments on private commissions are generally upfront (or half at
start, and half upon completion for large commissions). This is to
people bowing out at the time payment is due, or even skipping town
with my hard work. It is an unfortunate policy, but necessary.
the moment I accept:
- Credit Cards, via PayPal
- Draft/ Check, via your bank
- International Money Transfer, via your bank
your records/safety and mine, I do not currently accept cash. At the
only accept personal checks from the US and Canada.
available for purchase:
I will also be happy to offer the following services for your project.
are, however, in addition to the cost of your commission:
1.) Your files burned on CD. -- $3
2.) A professionally-framed print. -- cost dependant on frame size.
Please contact me
if you are interested.
prices on the commission do not include postage and handling charges.
I'll email you the figure for the postage costs apon recieving a
commission request, based on your country and state.
I typically create my graphite portaits on smooth or vellum quality
A standard pencil portrait is created on 14"x17" paper. Other
requests can be on varied paper stock and sizes. Pricing would be
to the request.
Please contact me
directly to discuss your idea.
Please read the copyrights and legal disclaimer
page for important information that may apply to you.
Files on CD:
Dependant on Size