Guide to buying the perfect custom painting for Christmas

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The nights are getting dark and Christmas is fast approaching, those stresses and worries about getting all the Christmas shopping done are surfacing. We understand that each year presents a new challenge in the sense of choosing unique gifts that wont end up in the recipient’s loft or closet.

There is nothing more beautiful, or personal than some original customised art work. This year, why not treat a loved one to a truly bespoke piece of work that they can treasure forever. Were going to show you some of the incredible art mediums you can choose this year and score huge points with the family and friends.

Outstanding Oil Portraits

Completed only in the finest quality oils, our skilled artists can create stunning oil portraits. These paintings are really fantastic for those who are a lover of art and photography alike. An oil painting has a unique depth the to image and cannot fail to blow you away. Our artists will immortalize your portrait for a gift that will last a lifetime.
Wonderful Watercolour Portraits

Watercolor portraits are a keen favorite due to their soft beauty. If you love the works of artists such as Cezanne & William Blake then a watercolor painting would be the perfect choice for your refined taste.  Our watercolor artists have a keen eye for detail and transform your photo into a treasured masterpiece.
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Awesome Acrylics Portraits

Acrylic paints are a little different; they are water soluble, but become water-resistant when dry. The finished acrylic painting can bare resemblances to a watercolor or an oil painting, but maintaining its own unique characteristics not attainable with other media.
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Perfect Pencil Portraits

Pencil portraits are completed with care and attention to detail. Our artists are truly passionate about ensuring the photograph is copied in such a way it actually enhances your love and appreciation for the new drawing. A pencil portrait is a perfect Christmas gift for art enthusiasts and novices alike.
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Powerful Pastel Portraits

Pastels have been used by artists since the Renaissance, and gained considerable popularity in the 18th century; A Pastel is an art medium in the form of a stick, consisting of pure powdered pigment and a binder. Each pastel painting is always completely different and has a unique feel and atmosphere to it, the portraits are strong bold and defined.
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Careful Charcoal portraits

Charcoal portraits are highly detailed and make for a black and white image with a distinct element of realism to it, a charcoal painting is a perfect choice. It’s a form of dry art medium made of finely grounded organic materials that are held together by a gum or wax binder.
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Now you are spoilt for choice, there is a different art medium to suit all tastes and personalities.  A customized portrait is a perfect gift to transform your child’s portrait, your pet’s portrait or even your wedding photograph. If you’re still trying to make your mind up, have a browse through our showcase gallery.