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OIL PAINTING

Starts from $119

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.

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PREMIUM CHARCOAL PORTRAIT

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.

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CHARCOAL PORTRAIT

Starts from $89

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

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PENCIL PORTRAIT

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.

WATERCOLOR PAINTING

Starts from $119

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

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PASTEL PORTRAIT

Starts from $119

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.

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COLORED PENCIL PORTRAIT

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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B&W OIL PAINTING

Starts from $99

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 Our Custom Portrait Service?

Commissioned to Suit Your Vision

Your memories matter. Our artists work closely with you to capture the essence of your unique stories and moments on canvas.

Clear and Transparent Pricing

Know what you're paying for. With upfront costs and no hidden fees, we keep transactions clear and straightforward.

Quality Preview Before Shipment

We seek your approval. Before we ship, you get to preview the artwork, ensuring it meets your expectations.

Created with Precision

Every artwork showcases our commitment to detail, using the finest materials for lasting impressions.

Ready for Your Wall

Receive your portrait hassle-free. With optional framing and free shipping, your art arrives ready to be displayed.

Prompt Delivery

Time is precious. Expect your personalized masterpiece to be at your doorstep within 2 to 3 weeks.

Your Satisfaction, Our Benchmark

Our job isn't done until you're completely satisfied with the final piece. Your approval drives our commitment.

Frequently Asked Questions

What makes your custom portrait painting unique?

Our commitment is to capture the genuine essence of your memories. With seasoned artists, top-quality materials, and a personalized approach, every piece we craft stands out.

Can I get a pet portrait painting from a photo?

Absolutely! We specialize in turning photos into beautiful pet portraits. Whether it's a dog, cat, or horse, our artists ensure lifelike representation.

Do you offer family portrait paintings, including deceased members?

Yes, we honor all family memories. Our artists can seamlessly integrate deceased family members into portraits, ensuring a heartwarming remembrance.

How long does a custom portrait painting take?

The duration varies based on complexity and style. However, we prioritize quality and ensure timely delivery for every masterpiece we craft.

Is oil portrait painting different from other mediums?

Oil painting offers deep vibrancy and lasts longer. The texture and depth it offers are unparalleled, making it a preferred choice for many.