Portrait and figurative artwork may be commissioned in pencil and charcoal on paper. Due to paper size limitations, pencil and charcoal portraits will be smaller than life, except for poses showing only the head and shoulders.
Commissions (excluding portraits)
If something other than a portrait is desired, a still life, landscapes, seascapes, car, planes, home, etc; contact me for pricing as these may vary depending on size, medium used (oil, graphite, acrylic etc) and subject matter.
Procedure for pencil and charcoal portraits
At the initial consultation, the anticipated size, style, composition and price of the portrait is discussed and agreed upon. At that time a brief agreement is signed and 1/2 deposit is paid. A photo session may be scheduled to take photos of the subject being drawn.The photos taken by the artist remain the property of the artist, although arrangements may be made for the client to obtain prints or digital files of the selected photos. Any photos provided by the client will be returned to the client when the portrait is completed.
Any photos taken are reviewed by the artist and client and will be approved by the client.
The artist will complete the drawing from the photos provided by the client and or taken by the artist. The artist will notify the client when the drawing is finished, at that time the final 1/2 of the payment is due. When Payment is received the portrait drawing will be delivered.
Portraits are drawn on artist's quality paper in pencil/charcoal. Travel costs for the artist, shipping, mat and framing are not included in the price.
Additional figures in the same drawing are discounted 15%.
Head and shoulders (11×14 - 16×20) $300
1/2 figure or more (16×20 - 18×24) $450
Pets (11×14 - 18×24) $275