A custom pet portrait is something that will be held in high regard by anyone you happen to offer. This gift will be special as it reminds them of something truly special in their lives. It may be made for a current pet or one that passed on a while back. Whichever the case, it remains a truly unique gift.
It presents a unique gift idea. For such a gift, you can have the painting made and offered out when it is their birthday or when it is on an occasion like Christmas. Something as special as this can even be presented on other occasions, such as during a housewarming party. You may be close to someone who loves their pet, and so you can take that opportunity to have an oil painting of their pet made.
This can be achieved when any photo of the pet is used. You can give out a simple snapshot, and it will be enough, provided it is clear and does not have a lot of background distractions. Another idea involves having a professional photo of the pet taken and using it for the oil painting portrait.
Many artist only need such a photo to produce an oil painting. You should be looking specifically for one who has experience with pet portraits. You will find a lot of artists who can make oil paintings. What you need to search for is one who makes custom pet portraits. They are the ones who are best placed to capture the true likeness, expressions, and personality of a much-loved pet. This is important, since a custom pet portrait shall remain dear and near for so many years to come, to the person who is offered the painting.
You can also have then put in some seasonal touches to the painting. If it happens to be Christmas, for instance, they can make the theme of the photo to reflect this occasion, by adding some Christmas decorations to it. The pet itself can be painted dressed in some of those Christmas accessories, such as Santa’s hat. When you look through the artist’s portfolio, you will tell if the artist is capable of delivering good work. When you look at what they have done in the past, you will get a feel of whether you can allow them to work on the portrait.
A canvas oil painting has always been a classy way of giving a gift which shall be utilized and admired for a long time. It may be used as a birthday gift or on another occasion. It feels great going through so much work and expense to present a gift that is loved and treasured for long. This gift shall communicate a lot. Not just what you feel for them, but also how you understand what they feel for their pet.