THE PORTRAIT PROCESS
Each portrait is unique and custom to the individuals needs & desires. Each portrait is a collaboration between the artist and client.
He works from photographs. Send your images to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or request a photo shoot (included in the price of your commission). He can also combined your images of your pet. So if one photo has a great expression but isn't perfect, he can combined other images of your pet into one photo reference image to work from.
Marvin has worked through this process over many years and will help guide you through selecting the right reference images for your portrait. He's sensitive to honoring the subjects with respect and diginity.
Sizes: range from 10"x10" and up ?" -charcoal on paper.
Timeframe: It usually takes 2 to 4 weeks to complete, depending on the size and complexity of the portrait..
All quotes are confirmed via E-mail or in a signed contract and must be agreed to by both parties before a job is started. Work begins when 50% of the final cost of the drawing is received. The remaining 50% of the fee is due upon completion and acceptance of the finished portrait.