All of these portraits have either been commissioned or are part of my private collection. If you would like to order, please go to the "Custom Order" page. If you would like a closer look, CLICK on an individual picture.
Brooke, Dan and Parker
Oil painting done from a photo. This was a gift to my daughter. A moment in time with their first son.
In the Park
A commission done by a grandmother to her son or his two children in a park.
Oil paint commission by an Uncle for his nephew. But he loved it so much, he kept it.
A Boy and his Dog
This painting was commissioned after this young man tragically died in a car accident. His co-workers gifted it to his parents.
This was one of my gifted pieces to a lady who lost her true love after finding him later in life.
This was a watercolor I painted of my granddaughter Cate at a wedding.
This painting was commissioned by the girls grandmother to gift to her son and wife. The girl at different ages
Freddie Mercury. Gifted to my grandson, Jack, for a birthday present. He's a big fan!
Mom and her Son
Commissioned by the daughter.
Fourth of July
Commissioned by a woman to give her husband - the grandkids.
Commissioned by a grandmother for her son who had a child later in life.
Gifted to my college roommate. She lost her son to leukemia. This is him with his sister. Since then - my friend and her husband have both passed.
A Christmas gift to the Grandfather from his wife. The background and clothing were created to show their favorite times.The photo had a plain background.
This is my grandson, Landon. He is the "entertainer". His portrait is hanging in my house along with my other grandkids.
This was one of my gifted pieces. It went to her son.
This was one of my gifted pieces. It went to his Mom.
This was a Christmas gift to my sister-in-law of her only daughter.
A collage of Ethan commissioned by his Mom.
Commissioned as a gift by a grandmother to her daughter.
Commissioned by a Mom for her parents.
An Amish rendition... For Sale
Commissioned by their Grandfather to his wife for Christmas.
This portrait was a 60th Birthday present from family members. It was done from three separate photos.
This portrait is one of my beautiful grandchildren when she was younger.
This portrait was commissioned by a grandmother of her twin grandchildren.
This is my grandson and the first portrait I did of my own grandchildren. Now I must paint them all!
This is the first portrait I ever did. He is my daughter-in-laws father. He passed away too soon and I gave her this one year on Father's Day.
My sweet, lovable grandson when he was younger. I hang my grandchildren's portraits in my home on one wall.
Our crazy Cate. My grand daughter that has the bluest eyes.
Marc & Meg
This is an acrylic portrait of my son and his wife. I gave them this for a wedding present and they had it displayed at their reception.