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Want the popular 16" x 12" 1-subject sketch? Click 'Order Now' and secure yours today!

Medium: Pencil

Size: 16" x 12"

Number of Subjects: 1

Frame: No frame (rolled up)

Total: $99


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A man holding up a framed charcoal portrait drawing of himself, crafted by a local artist specializing in portrait drawing near him.


Starts from $129

Hand-made on canson paper by a proficient artist using Charcoal powder with a dry brush technique. Choose from rolled or framed options.

A woman displaying a charcoal portrait of a couple and baby commissioned by a portrait drawer.


Starts from $89

100% hand-sketched onto fine art paper by a skilled artist. Charcoal sketches have a darker undertone. Available rolled or framed.

 A picture of a family holding a framed pencil portrait done from a photo.


Starts from $89

Hand-drawn entirely by a skilled artist on fine art paper, pencil sketches have a lighter undertone. Choose from rolled or framed options.

A man showcasing a colored pencil portrait of a house, created by a portrait maker.


Starts from $129

Meticulously hand-sketched by a proficient artist on fine art paper. Colored pencil sketches offer a captivating interplay of vibrant undertones. Choose from rolled or framed options.

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Capture Your Vision, Every Detail Matters

Personalize your custom portrait by incorporating multiple photos, ensuring that every cherished face and playful moment is captured. Preview the final result before ordering, and share your desired delivery date for a timely arrival. Need advice on backgrounds or unique gift ideas? Send us an e-mail at help@whataportrait.com , call us toll-free (888) 406-3377 (Available 24/7) or SMS at (786) 708-0144. Our dedicated team is here to guide you at every step.

What Our Valued Customers Are Saying

Real Voices, Real Experiences

Henry Innes, AZ, United States

I was in a jam about getting a birthday present for a woman, turning 90, who I consider my Mom. I had a short time frame to get this done and Whataportrait came through with flying colors. It was delivered on time and turned out perfect. Many thanks to them and I plan on using them again.

Irma Holt, TX, United States

I did receive the artwork in great condition and it is fantastic.I will present it to her at a dinner that is going to take place on the 30th of this month and will be sure to capture her on video as she sees it. Thank you so much,job well done!!!!!

Larry Carrocci, Ontario, Canada

This is the site that I would again and again hands down.

Brian Lorenz, SC, United States

I wanted to make sure the side of the building is part of the picture, the window with the writing on it was very important, Thats where my mother in law worked and they met. She absolutely loved it. We hung it up immediately. It's the best gift I've ever given. Whataportrait is a Treasure Chest.

Anautica Wilson, NC, United States

I received a painting from this company and it came out great! They gave suggestions based on the type of portrait I wanted and responded promptly whenever I had questions. I would definitely shop with them again for more photographs.

Rachel Edwards, Virginia, United States

I love this company, the artist, and quality of work! I will use them again for all my future art needs. The picture that I received is absolutely perfect and my friends and family were equally amazed. I also loved how I could speak with the artist and they let me know once it was completed and shipped. Definitely great experience all around!

Quality first

Each commission is flawless and meticulously detailed. Premium materials ensure lasting beauty. Our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee stands strong.

Complimentary Layouts

Our team carefully evaluates your photos and optimizes them. Complimentary layouts for your approval offer a clear preview of the final piece.

Superior Customer Experience

Our ordering is seamless, with personalized assistance for perfect results. Shipping occurs after you approve the custom artwork preview. Our dedication to exceptional customer service sets us apart.

Unparalleled Artistry: Where Passion Meets Precision in Every Sketch Portrait

Personalized Artistry:

Dive into the world of bespoke art. Our talented artists translate your cherished memories into stunning hand-drawn pieces, ensuring every sketch mirrors the unique essence of your moments.

Authentic Handmade Excellence:

In an age dominated by digital imitations, our pencil and charcoal sketches stand out as true symbols of authenticity. Each stroke, line, and shade is a testament to the genuine hand-crafted artistry that machines can't replicate.

Eco-Friendly Art Choices:

By choosing our hand-drawn art services, you're not just receiving a masterpiece. You're also making an environmentally conscious choice, advocating for sustainable art practices in a digital world.

Merge Memories Seamlessly:

Our adept artists possess the unique ability to merge moments from different photos into one harmonious sketch. Whether it's family members or pets, get them together in one cohesive, unified portrait.

100% Satisfaction, Zero Compromises:

Our commitment is steadfast - to deliver sketched portraits that you'll absolutely adore. We engage in a collaborative approach, offering unlimited revisions until your vision comes to life in the portrait.

Swift & Secure Delivery:

Artistry doesn't mean prolonged waiting. With our efficient process, expect your personalized sketch to be delivered swiftly, right to your doorstep, all set to narrate your cherished tales.

Tailored to Your Desire:

From style choices to intricate details, we offer an array of customization options. Make your portrait truly your own, resonating with personal touches that capture the essence of your story.

Frequently asked questions

How much does it cost for someone to draw a picture?

The cost can vary, but at Whataportrait.com, prices start from $89, influenced by factors like the number of subjects, size, and complexity. Our competitive rates ensure you get artwork that matches what you envision without breaking the bank. Visit the pricing page for a detailed pricing breakdown.

Where can I find people that draw?

You can find talented artists ready to draw for you at Whataportrait.com, a trusted platform dedicated to connecting you with skilled sketch artists.

How much should I pay for a sketch?

The cost of a sketch varies, but at Whataportrait.com, our prices start from $89 and vary depending on the number of subjects, size, and complexity of the sketch. Our competitive pricing ensures you receive quality art without breaking the bank.

Can I pay someone to draw for me?

Absolutely! At Whataportrait.com, you can easily hire professional artists to create custom sketches that match what you envision.

Where can I get a photo turned into a drawing?

You can transform your photos into beautiful drawings at Whataportrait.com. Simply upload your image, choose your style, and let our artists create your personalized artwork.