Turn Photo into Oil Painting: Your Hand-Painted Masterpieces

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 A couple's journey from photo to painting featuring them in the painting, the couple inside a house on the couch


Starts from $149

100% free-hand painted onto a canvas by a talented artist. This is the most loved medium in the world of art. Select rolled, gallery-wrapped, or framed options to suit your preference.

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 talented 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 framed watercolor portrait of a family, made from a reference photo, hung on a wall in front of a fireplace.


Starts from $149

Handmade by a skilled artist on fine art paper, watercolor paintings have a captivating sense of fluidity. Select from rolled or framed choices.

 A man holding up a pastel portrait of a boy, created by an artist who transformed the picture into a portrait.


Starts from $149

Hand-painted by a skilled artist on fine art paper. They offer a unique blend of vibrant colors and soft textures, adding depth to your cherished memories. Available in 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.

A woman holding up a photo of a black and white painting of a dog, a beautiful transformation from picture to portrait painting.


Starts from $149

Hand-painted onto canvas by skilled artisans, the details on Black and White Oil Paintings add a touch of elegance to your cherished memories. Choose from rolled, gallery-wrapped, or framed options to suit your style.

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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.

Why Choose Whataportrait for Your Photo-to-Painting Needs?

Hand-Painted Precision

Each photo is transformed into a painting by skilled artists, ensuring your memories are not just replicated but artistically enhanced.

Personalized Artwork

Customization is key. Your vision guides our artists to create a piece that is uniquely yours, from photo selection to final brushstroke.

Quality That Speaks

Using high-quality materials, we ensure your painting not only looks magnificent but also stands the test of time as a cherished heirloom.

Simple, Streamlined Process

We make it easy from start to finish. Upload your photo, choose your style, and let us handle the rest, with regular updates for your peace of mind.

Customer Satisfaction Guarantee

Your happiness is our top priority. We work diligently to ensure that the final painting captures your heart, just as the photo did.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I turn a photo into a painting?

Transforming your photo into a painting is easy with Whataportrait. Simply upload the photo you love, select your desired painting style from our options, and let our skilled artists do the rest. They'll hand-paint your image into a stunning piece of art, giving you a unique masterpiece.

Why choose hand-painted art over digital prints?

Hand-painted art from Whataportrait stands out for its depth, texture, and the unique touch of authenticity only real brush strokes can provide. Unlike digital prints, each hand-painted piece carries emotional depth and a personal touch, making your artwork truly one-of-a-kind.

Can I combine multiple photos into one painting?

Absolutely! Our artists excel at merging elements from various photos to create a single, seamless painting. Whether it’s combining family members from different occasions or adding a pet into a family portrait, we customize the artwork according to your specific wishes.

What is the turnaround time for a hand-painted artwork?

The creation of your hand-painted artwork depends on its complexity and our current queue. However, we aim to complete each piece and deliver it to you within a few weeks. We'll keep you updated on our progress and ensure a timely delivery.

Can I see the painting before it’s finalized?

Yes, we believe in complete customer satisfaction. Once your painting is near completion, we'll send you a preview. This is your opportunity to review the artwork and request any changes. We only proceed with finalizing and dispatching your painting once you're fully satisfied with the preview.