If you would like to order a portrait of your pet, please first send me a message here or email Pets@Heystephtan.com with high-resolution photo(s) of your pet. Tip: A cropped image of your pet's face works best– please ensure that you can see your pet's eyes clearly in the image. Blurry or grainy images make it difficult to capture your furry friend's likeness!
The portrait includes your pet's bust (head & upper chest) on an abstracted colored background. Please specify in your email if you have a color preference, otherwise, I will decide based on what works best for your image. A second animal can be included for an additional cost (though it is not recommended for the 10x10 size).
All portraits are made using artist grade, high pigment oil paints and cold-press linseed oil medium. All portraits are painted on gesso primed 4mm basswood panels with a profile of 7/8". Stretched or un-stretched cotton canvas also available at no additional cost, please email if you choose the canvas option.
4" x 4" custom table top portrait with easel starts at $100
10" x 10" custom portraits start at $250
12" x 12" custom portraits start at $350
Want something larger or smaller? Just ask and we'll work something out!
Payment is due prior to shipping, no later than 10 days after painting completion.
Credit card payments will incur a 3% processing fee.
Your painting will be shipped via UPS once your payment has been received. Shipping within the US generally takes 1-5 business days—you will receive a UPS tracking number. Paintings take 2-4 weeks depending on the complexity of the image and the number of works already in progress. An image of the smallest size generally takes about 10-12 hours of active painting time on average.
Your painting is shipped from Arlington, VA for a flat rate of $15, and is insured for up to $100. If you require additional insurance coverage, please let me know in advance.
Holiday Shipping Dates
Place your order by Nov 15, 11:59PM EST for arrival before 12/25 with standard shipping
Running short on time? Place your order before Dec 1, 11:59PM EST and let me know you'd like Expedited Shipping for $30
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