Soft pastels (dry pastels) on board, 18” x 24” / 46 cm x 61 cm. This portrait depicts a young woman with hair braids, in a blue dress adorned with an African beaded necklace. It is an example of a portrait by commission, and is not for sale.
Soft pastels (dry pastels) on board, 16” x 20” / 40.5 cm x 51 cm. This portrait depicts a child in a pink and turquoise outfit. It is an example of a portrait commission, and is not for sale. A commission this size is approximately USD 1,200. Discounts apply for more than one portrait.
Soft pastel (dry pastel) on pastel paper, 19” x 26” / 48 cm x 66 cm. This is an example of a portrait by commission, and is not for sale. This size pastel portrait is approximately USD1,400. Discounts apply for more than one portrait commission.
Oil on wood board, 18” x 24” / 45.5 x 61 cm. This portrait of my daughter was inspired by 19th-century portrayals of women in kimonos, by European artists who had newly been exposed to Japanese art. If you would like to commission a portrait in this elegant, traditional style, or a more contemporary style, please contact me. Prices for this size and upwards in oils start from USD 1,500.
Mixed media (watercolour and pastel) on wooden board, 18” x 24”. Requires framing under glass. In a colour palette of coral, turquoise, lapis lazuli and amethyst, this portrait of my daughter in a vintage Japanes kimono was inspired by 19th-century and modern (early 20th century) portraits of women. A portrait commission like this in pastels starts at about US 1,200, in oil paints from about US 1,500. Contact me to discuss.