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Commission A Painting

Commission enquiries are welcome, contact me for a chat about your requirements

You could choose to have something similar to any seascape, sunset, landscape, still Life or abstract painting on the website, or 
commission a piece to your own specifications, with colours to compliment your home or workplace, the painting can be done in almost any size, on one canvas, or multiple canvases (diptych or triptych)

You could provide photos that I can work on of a favourite holiday setting, or I can source photos to work from, or its sometimes possible for me to visit the location

The deposit is normally £20, if the painting is very large, or a portrait then the deposit will be 25%, this is deducted from the price if the 
finished artwork is purchased, photos are sent as the painting progresses & on completion, or you can view here in Christchurch, there’s no obligation to buy, on your approval of the finished artwork the balance of payment and delivery are arranged. 
Do let me know if I can help with any enquiries

A few examples of paintings that have been commissioned are below 

A few comments received for commissioned paintings, many thanks

St. Mary’s Angels, 30 x 40 x 2 cm, Oil on canvas

Dear Stella, many thanks for the painting, we are delighted with the end product and this will take pride of place in our lounge. The interim updates you provided showed that this was going to be good, but the end product is even better than we had hoped. I would also like to thank you for your professional and yet personal approach throughout the commission and will wholeheartedly recommend you to others. Thanks once again." Phil, Isle of Man, 11/12/09 

Always Us , 76 x 50 x 2 cm, Oil on canvas

“We love the painting. It is exactly what we imagined and wanted.We have spent 2 -3 years looking around galleries tying to find something similar and have not found anything that even hints at this scene. So, thanks Stella for painting 'Always Us'. It is being framed at the moment and so we look forward to getting it back and putting it on our lounge wall. This is a perfect wedding present from our parents. Cheers Jayne and Paul, Yorkshire, 19/4/11

Hi Stella, I have received the 'Couple at Sunset' painting. Thank-you for the safe postage of it. I must say it is even more impressive in person than the photos could manage. The array of colours is lovely. Thank-you for your patience throughout the process, and producing a painting that captures such beauty. Rathan, Surrey, 15/5/15

Hi Stella, Thank you for my painting, (A Sunset for Pearl, commissioned painting) I couldn't think of a nicer birthday present, it is everything I imagined it would be and more and the best part is it's named after my late mother, so every time I look at it I think of here. Finally got both of them on my lounge wall (Sunset Sonata) and they have certainly given the room a lift. Thanks again, Yarna, Berkshire, 10/3/14

Sunlit Eve Turtle Bay, 150 x 100 x 4 cm, Triptych oil on box canvas

Thank you very much for the painting 'Sunlit Eve, Turtle Bay' (Commission) it arrived this morning and it's superb. It is just what we wanted, you have made us very happy and we can't wait to show it off to friends who are going to be so jealous. We will be looking for another painting in the near future so hope to see you for that." Kind Regards, Mark & Karen, Wiltshire, 15/02/08

Safe Harbour, 70 x 80 x 4 cm, Oil on canvas

Dear Stella, The painting has just arrived “Safe Harbour” and it is STUNNING! A fitting tribute to Martin and I know he would have loved it too. I couldn't be more thrilled and will probably be in touch later on about another one! Thankyou so much, Best wishes, Mary, Southampton, 6/4/12