Children portrait from a small photo reference. Gift for a grandmother.

This is another commission – portraits of 2 grandchildren which I painted from a photo. Below is the photo of them on the beach next to my portraits. It was a surprise-gift for grandmother of those children. Let me know if you have ideas for a gift like that for your grandparents . Contact meContinue reading “Children portrait from a small photo reference. Gift for a grandmother.”

Painting process steps. “Indian Princess of Tampa” Portrait by artist Tatiana Rugers

Art for sale * Portraits/Commissions * Trompe l’Oeil * News * About * Classes *Murals * Archive * Contact My goal when I paint a portrait is to capture the beauty and the spirit of the person. That portrait was a result of a special collaboration of her husband and myself for her big BirthdayContinue reading “Painting process steps. “Indian Princess of Tampa” Portrait by artist Tatiana Rugers”

Portrait of Maine Coon. Commissions of pet’s portraits as a gift.

We all love our pets. And pet’s portrait commission always is a great gift to someone you love, to your parents or grandparents; or for a good friend. The portrait in that post I painted from photographs and it was a surprise gift for a birthday of the spouse who owned and loved that cat.Continue reading “Portrait of Maine Coon. Commissions of pet’s portraits as a gift.”

Children mini-portraits for Holidays gifts

Through the years I painted many little Children portraits as a surprise gifts for Holidays. These mini-portraits, usually size 6×6″ are truly magical gifts especially for grandmothers. As I see tears and gratitude in grandmothers eyes when they receive a precious gift – a portrait of their grandchild. Holidays special price for 6×6″ portrait isContinue reading “Children mini-portraits for Holidays gifts”