How to commission a painting

Important information

  • All pet portraits are safely and securely packaged to ensure they arrive to you in perfect condition.  
  • All paintings are sent by courier so tracking information can be supplied on request.  
  • Delivery prices depend on pet portrait size, weight and destination.  
  • Shipping within UK Prices start from £8.50  
  • Overseas: Prices start from £10  
  • To ensure I can capture your animal in fine detail it is important you send well focused detailed photographs.  
  • Tips
  • Mobile phones do not produce a good photograph, Use a camera where possible.  
  • Best results are produced in natural lighting: outside is preferable but not in bright sunlight 
  • Animal should be alert-use props such as a squeaky toy.
  • A good clear well focused photograph of the eyes and fur colour is important.
  • Take at the same level, squat or lie down or easier still, elevate the animal on a bench or wall. Try and capture your animal in an unusual pose to make the picture more interesting. 
  • Remember the painting can only be as good as the photograph.
  •  How to Commission a Painting 
  • Take photographs 
  • Email them to me  We will discuss your needs and time frame.  A 10% deposit is then required 
  • When your painting is finished (6 to 12 weeks depending on size, medium and framing) full payment is required before shipping. 
  • Painting shipped. 
  • I have a 14 day no quibble money back guarantee if you are not delighted with your artwork, as long as the painting is returned (at your cost) in original packaging and undamaged..