Pet Portraits in Oil

Traditional oil portraits painted on linen canvas

Portrait Information and Advice Pages ...

Welcome to my information pages, where you can find helpful tips and advice about anything to do with a pet portrait, such as how to photograph an over-excited dog who just can’t keep still, how to send me your images through the post and through email, or how to care for a finished oil painting. You can also see how a portrait is packaged protectively to be sent straight to your door in perfect condition, and you can read about my Pet Portrait Gift Vouchers if you are looking for the perfect gift for a special friend or family member. If you can't find the information you are looking for in the following pages, please contact me for more help.

Portrait Process
Here you can see how a portrait is created in detail from start to finish.


Photography Advice

Everything you need to know about photographing your pet for the perfect image. Detailed information from how to capture a great picture of your companion, to sending an image to me to be painted in oils on canvas.


When choosing an artist to paint your pet, it is important that you like their individual style, so read about mine here. I can tell you about the way I create a pet portrait, how I paint backgrounds, and how I can offer solutions to those of you who have lost their pets and don’t have very good photographs.


All the information you need when thinking of buying a pet portrait gift voucher for a family member or a special friend. Read about the personalization options and why you could choose to purchase my gift vouchers.


Delivery and Packaging

Read about the protective packaging materials that are used when sending your portrait through the post, and look at the different methods and options that are available to you.


After-care of a Portrait

Once you have received your painting it is advisable that you follow these simple rules in order to prolong the quality and the life-long enjoyment that your portrait has to offer.


Easily find answers to any questions you may have concerning my pet portraits.