exclusive pencil drawings by hand from your photos of people and pets

Hand Drawn Portraits

some examples of my exclusive  portraits from photos
created by hand in the UK
find more samples in my pencil gallery

pencil portraits from photos

What you get >

portrait drawn in black art pencil on textured heavy white art paper

to your requirements with backing and card surround mount

pencil drawings

 you get a genuine original portrait drawn by hand

created in my home studio

     David Gilchrist         

all portraits are ready for framing

please note that I dont supply picture frames

girl drawing
sample photo

Authentic pencil drawings

from your photos of people and pets

pencil portraits from photos artwork carefully created for you that is both affordable and stylish

I am a  professional pencil portrait artist with many years experience working from clients photos and live sittings. 

Using special matt black artist pencils ( not school graphite pencils ) these  artist hand drawn portraits are

crafted to give a beautiful image on a white heavy textured art paper that helps gives each drawing a unique appearance. The black artist pencils produce drawings with rich velvety darks through to whitest highlights you do not get with "ordinary" graphite pencil portraits.  You can also visit my dog portraits page.

two  standard sizes of  12 by 16 inches and 20 by 16 inches 

with FREE backing board and card surround mount included ready to frame

when finished your special portrait drawing is posted flat to you by royal mail special next day delivery  post as standard

hand drawn portraits by

artist David Gilchrist

me drawing a dog
man & dog drawing
pencil dog drawing
man hand portrait drawing
you need a good clear photo for
best results

Hi David,

Just to let you know I have framed the 3 drawings and they look super - thank you very much I am delighted with them - have a good Christmas - regards,

Margaret Burns

 I create custom portraits of people and pets

for you in the UK  


David Gilchrist
32 Braeside Avenue
Moodiesburn Glasgow 
North Lanarkshire G690EQ
Scotland , UK

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portraits ordered may be used on this website to illustrate my artwork service for customers