Commissioned Works

Commissioning an oil painting of a cherished pet to create a lasting memory is easy to arrange. You will need to supply a photograph and decide what size painting you want and what type of background you want. Please check under Pricing to get a rough idea of the cost for various sizes. Price may vary depending on the background.

Guidelines for Photographs

Select or take a photo of your pet that represents the animal and his or her personality. Lighting, and detail of facial features, especially the eyes, are very important. You may wish to consult these websites to help guide you in taking a photograph that will accurately represent your pet.

9 Pet Photography Tips

70 Clever and Adorable Examples of Pet Photograph

CBS News: How to Take a Better Pet Portrait

Pleasesend emailto get morespecific information about commissioning a pet portrait or other painting.

Mary Jo Messenger 2012