I create custom portraits of people and pets

for you in the UK  

 

Portrait Artist Paintings

and Drawings

oil paintings , pastel drawings and pencil drawings from your photos of people and pets
2 great sizes of artwork
made to order from
your photo
12 by 16 inches
16 by 20 inches
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portrait artist with many years experience creating

unique original portraits

of  people and pets commissions for my clients

Each artwork is a genuine professional painting or drawing

created using high quality paints and drawing materials.

 portraits 100% created by hand

in the United Kingdom by a professional artist

You need a clear image for reference for me to work from

that shows the detail to be copied from your photo

to  get the best results and a good likeness for your portraits

oil portraits

from photos

from £250

What you get >

100 % portrait hand painted in  oil colour paints on premium artist stretched cotton canvas that is stapled to wooden stretcher bars

 you get  genuine artist original portraits created by the Scottish artist

DAVID GILCHRIST

    in my home studio  

 all portraits are ready for framing

please note that i dont supply picture frames

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I create premium quality oil paintings and b&w pencil / colour pastel drawings in the UK portraits are skillfully created by hand for you from your photos of People and Pets.....

Fabulous Paintings and Drawings
By David Gilchrist who sends artwork all over the UK and beyond.
You can order a luxury oil portrait on canvas or a drawing on heavy art paper from your special photos by a professional artist working in the west of Scotland. Personal service and a quick turn - around by Scottish portrait painter for people and pet artworks
Here are some more ideas for a painting or drawing portraits from  photos
a pet paintings can make a wonderful gift for friends or family, pet drawings are economical and stylish, my people oil paintings on stretched fabulous birthday gifts for grandparents etc.,and all come in 2 standard sizes from your images for easy framing

 

oil portrait painting of dog on canvas

your custom portraits

direct from the artist

TO GET BEST RESULTS YOU NEED A GOOD CLEAR CLOSE-UP PHOTO FOR ME TO COPY THE DETAILS 

when finished your custom portrait is posted flat packed ( not rolled up )

 and is ready to frame.

delivered fast  by royal mail next day special delivery at no exrta cost in UK

PLEASE NOTE I DONT DO PICTURE FRAMES

UK portrait artist

 

portraits Realisticly created from photographs
 and usually ready in 2 weeks for pencil drawings from photos and pastel drawings and 3 weeks for oil paintings on canvas. 
please make sure that you order from me in plenty of time for special occasions like xmas etc. and  add time for delivery by post. 
Payment can be online by paypal or you can send cheque by post. 30% deposit required to start your commission by this portrait  artist
Have me create a professional portrait artist painting or pencil drawing from photographs
all artists have a different way of working and have differing price structures - please feel free to compare quality and value of my paintings from photos with others

for  you

TO GET BEST RESULTS YOU NEED A GOOD CLEAR CLOSE-UP PHOTO FOR ME TO COPY THE DETAILS FROM

when finished portraits in UK

 are posted flat packed ( not rolled up )

 and  are ready to frame.

delivered fast  by royal mail next day special delivery at no exrta cost in UK

PLEASE NOTE I DONT DO PICTURE FRAMES

Get in Touch

you can upload photo from contact page

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