Giving original artwork is a truly memorable experience. There’s nothing better than seeing someone’s face light up when they unwrap a one-of-a-kind gift! Please don’t hesitate to contact me with any ideas or questions. I’d be delighted to make your recipient’s day!
A loving grandma commissioned this portrait of her grandson and gave it to his parents for Christmas. I painted it from an iPhone photo!
A friend gave this painting to her parents after their sweet dog, Bailey, passed away. She loved the photo because it captured his playful nature and seemed like he was looking up to Heaven.
The most thoughtful and creative groomsman gift I've ever seen! This painting is of a bar in New York that closed, but it was the favorite hangout for this group of friends. I tried to recreate the spirit of the bar in paint so that the recipient would be instantly transported to the good times they spent together there.
What better gift for a Duke grad than a painting of the most iconic landmark at school?
A portrait of a new puppy for its loving mama!
A groom commissioned this painting for his bride. He proposed to her under this tree, which was already a meaningful location to them. To remember it forever, he gave her this painting to remind each other of the place they decided to spend their lives together.
When her father's home of many decades burned down, this kind daughter decided to give her father a painted memento of his former house. Reconstructed from multiple old photos, this painting recreates the former home in the springtime.
This expanding family of seven spent an idyllic vacation in St. Lucia. Then they surprised their mom with this vacation portrait for Christmas!
I visited a friend who studied abroad in Siena, Italy for a year. I took a photo from her balcony, looking into the city, and then painted the view. Now she has a very personal landscape to remind her of her Italian adventures!
A friend gave her mom this original image of their lake house for Christmas. Her mom is turning it into stationery - stay tuned!
This portrait was commissioned by a bridesmaid who was inspired by the newly engaged couple's proposal photo on Instagram. I'm confident the couple won't receive any other gifts like this one for their wedding!
An exact replica of the floor of Cameron Indoor Stadium, painted onto sturdy wood and lacquered for protection. This could work for any sports fan or team!
Every good UVa student has spent countless happy hours in the Virginian. This client memorialized the spot and gave the painting to a fellow alum on his wedding day!
A girl gave a boy this portrait of his dog… and he proposed that weekend! Hmm...
This portrait (based on the real estate listing!) was for a first-time homeowner. The drawing will follow them around to every residence after this one!