Are you ready to commission a Fairy Tale painting ?
here are the steps to help guide you in the process of getting your very own fairytale portrait
get in touch
email the following to email@example.com
- painting size and orientation (if important)
- minimum of 5 reference photos (more the better)
- provide me with as much information about the person as possible; likes, dislikes, favourite book, fairytale, movie, favourite activity, hobby, personality traits, favourite colour, colour to avoid (if any) and anything else you can think of. No information is too small.
- Provide other thoughts on what you are hoping from your commission. Please elaborate as much as necessary, as this information is critical to a successful commission.
- Specify whether or not this piece can be shared on social media
After all the information, photos, and a $250 deposit are received, I will start work on creating 2-3 different illustrations. You will receive them by e-mail within 4-7 days. I will e-mail them for you to choose from. This is a collaborative stage.
Painting commences, and is completed within 2-4 weeks upon the final approval of the illustration
Upon completion of the painting, Katija will send a final photo, and you give approval or have an opportunity to suggest minor edits. Any extensive edits (as judged extensive by the artist) beyond that are subject to a 15% additional fee.
Pay price of commission and shipping, listed below.
Commission prices listed below, includes $250 deposit fee.
Shipping is usually $80 flat rate Canada and U.S. (Europe and world wide is more), and customs fees are the responsibility of the collector. If shipping costs are of concern to you, please inquire ahead of time.
Katija will send the invoice via Paypal, which allows you to securely pay by Paypal or credit card.
Painting ships to collector! Woohoo!
What Katija will paint: humans, pets, favourite toy,landscapes, florals, animals, buildings, all captured with authenticity and interpretive artistic style
What Katija won’t paint: in a style different than her own, exact duplicates of her past paintings or other artist’s paintings .
Materials: Acrylic paints and fabric collage on gallery depth stretched canvas. Please discuss with Katija if you are looking to use a different surface.
Additional charge of 15% for every additional portrait within the same painting
Prices listed below include the $250 deposit.
- 8″x 10″ – $ 325
- 9″x 11″ – $ 395
- 10″x 12″ – $ 475
- 11″x 14″ – $ 575
- 12″x 16″ – $ 765
- 14″x 18″ – $ 855
- 16″x 20″ – $1125
- 20″x 20″ – $1400
- 18″x 24″ – $1500
- 20″x 30″ – $1800
- 24″x 24″ – $1725
- 24’x 30″ – $2150
- 24″x 36 – $2500
shipping is 80.00$ flat rate for Canada and continental US.
Customs fees are the responsibility of the collector. If shipping costs are of concern to you, please inquire ahead of time for an estimate.
Frequently asked questions
what kind of photograph should you send?
-photos should be decent resolution, at least 300 pixels per inch (ppi).
-No blurry photos please.
-photos with more natural poses taken in documentary style work best
-mix of still and action shots
-mix of face close ups and full body photos
-No black and white photos (unless you wish your portrait be all in gray scale), in that case yes to black and white
example of documentary style photos
I look forward to working with you to create your one-of-a-kind painting!
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