Portraits on Demand Online
The latest online service that is also making great waves is via custom portrait from well-known websites which produce very creative masterpieces that can serve as perfect keepsakes. Most people go further a step in memorializing someone whom they cherish or a loved pet by commissioning an artist to come up with a customized painting of them.
There is now an inexpensive and accessible way to customize portraits and that is via websites that make it their business to hire portrait artists to draw into painting, sketch or digital image from a requested photo. In an online custom portraiture, you have a variety of categories to choose from – people portraits, pet portraits, home or object portraits, and the website consists of a directory of artists that can be commissioned according to their specialty, re-creating an old photo into a unique hand-made original. The kind of materials used in commissioned paintings online is chosen according to the type of painting, like for oil painting a canvas is used while paper is the medium used for watercolor. When the choice is a sketch portraiture, the online artist is able to re-create a given photo and turn it into a masterpiece using ink, graphite or charcoal, pastels as medium art material. The wonderful thing about re-creating and customizing an old photo is that the client can request the artist to change certain details, like maybe making a different background or other specified minor change that is requested. Whatever are the changes, which the artist is requested to do, the end-result will still be an original piece.
The procedure to request for custom portraiture online is quick and easy and which is done through these steps: first, search on your preferred website and click on the type of artist of your choice; second, make an order and provide a photo; third, make a proof preview of the commissioned painting; and, lastly, you received the original piece on an agreed date. So that the original rendering can be more realistic, most online artists will require the customer to send a digital image of the photo. For a more realistic feel, it is suggested that custom portraits be done in color so it would look like turning a photograph into an art piece. As a customer, be clarified as to how the artist will re-create the given photo, so that you can easily imagined the outcome, as some artists will provide many varieties of painting mediums, a mixed medium or a matte finish painting. Furthermore, decide whether the website can include framing of the art work and if they also have a category of the type of framing.
Custom painting has a presence that provides a positive aura on viewers more than what photographs do, that’s why online custom portraiture is becoming a popular trend. Other advantages of online custom painting are that the customer is guaranteed of the best portrait artists available, as well as seeing to it that the work meets the budget of the customer.