Lady in Blue
Lady in Blue

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.

Girl in a Pink Scarf
Girl in a Pink Scarf

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.

Portrait of the Artist's Daughter
Portrait of the Artist's Daughter

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.

The Artist's Daughter in Kimono and Coral
The Artist's Daughter in Kimono and Coral

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.

The Coral Kimono
The Coral Kimono

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.

Xander
Xander

Soft pastels and charcoal on ColourFix Pastel Paper, 16” x 20”. A sepia portrait (like this one), or a black and white, is approximately USD 450, unframed. Discounts apply for more than one portrait commission.

Xander (portrait number 2)
Xander (portrait number 2)

Soft pastels on ColourFix pastel paper, 16” x 20”. The previous post shows a portrait of Xander in sepia tones, hands showing in a gesture of curiosity. This second portrait commission, in full colour with eyes showing more, is typical of my portraits that show a person at a certian age in life (plus a lttle of my artist’s interpretation). This size portrait is around USD 1200, unframed. Discounts apply for more than one portrait. Contact me to discuss commissioning a portrait by me.

It's a Beautiful Day
It's a Beautiful Day

Portrait in soft pastels on pastel paper, 16” x 20”. A portrait commission like this is around $1,200 USD, unframed. Discounts apply for more than one portrait commission (it is possible that framing may be included as the discount).

Lady in Blue
Girl in a Pink Scarf
Portrait of the Artist's Daughter
The Artist's Daughter in Kimono and Coral
The Coral Kimono
Xander
Xander (portrait number 2)
It's a Beautiful Day
Lady in Blue

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.

Girl in a Pink Scarf

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.

Portrait of the Artist's Daughter

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.

The Artist's Daughter in Kimono and Coral

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.

The Coral Kimono

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.

Xander

Soft pastels and charcoal on ColourFix Pastel Paper, 16” x 20”. A sepia portrait (like this one), or a black and white, is approximately USD 450, unframed. Discounts apply for more than one portrait commission.

Xander (portrait number 2)

Soft pastels on ColourFix pastel paper, 16” x 20”. The previous post shows a portrait of Xander in sepia tones, hands showing in a gesture of curiosity. This second portrait commission, in full colour with eyes showing more, is typical of my portraits that show a person at a certian age in life (plus a lttle of my artist’s interpretation). This size portrait is around USD 1200, unframed. Discounts apply for more than one portrait. Contact me to discuss commissioning a portrait by me.

It's a Beautiful Day

Portrait in soft pastels on pastel paper, 16” x 20”. A portrait commission like this is around $1,200 USD, unframed. Discounts apply for more than one portrait commission (it is possible that framing may be included as the discount).

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