Simon Bland

Portrait Types and Fees

Everything you need to know in one place.

Pet Portrait Sketches and Formal Portraits

A Flexible Approach

Commissioned pet portraits can vary greatly in size and scope. The prices shown are for basic paintings that are typical of my work.

If you don't see what you're looking for please contact the studio to receive personal attention and get a quote for a range of portrait options. All prices given are for paintings in oil on linen. Works in pencil on paper are also available.

Delivery on most pet portraits takes about three months.

Pet Portrait Sketch

Sketch portraits are small studio paintings that are done from your own photos and are completed over the course a few days in the studio. Payment is requested in advance.

Prices start at: $400

Formal Pet Portrait

Formal pet portraits are larger paintings that usually involve at least a week of studio time. A deposit of 50 % is requested, the balance is payable on delivery and acceptance.

Prices start at: $800

Portrait of an Individual Person or Family Group

Handmade and Timeless

To allow us to offer you the greatest flexibility, all commissioned portraits of an individual person or family group are priced on request.

Please contact the studio to receive personal attention and get a quote for a range of options. All prices given will be for paintings in oil on linen. Works in pencil on paper are also available.

Portraits of People

Portraits of people are individually handcrafted to meet your needs and usually involve many days of work in the studio. Portraits can be created from your own photos in some cases.

Family Portraits

Family portraits are larger paintings that usually involve several weeks of studio time. People and their pets can also be painted as a group. Delivery on large people portraits usually takes up to six months.