Browse Through Just a Few of Legacy Painted Portrait Samples
1 Creating this portrait was an absolute delight. My client approached me with a request to transform her cherished black-and-white photograph of her Mom and Aunt admiring their new red shoes into a vibrant color painting. Armed with the original photo, I set out to...
Medium This stunning mixed media, painted portrait is done first in a digital painting and once approved by the client, is put on canvas and painted in acrylic for a beautifully polished look. Materials Museum-quality stretched canvas, over 3/4 stretcher rods,...
Welcome to Legacy Portraitures!
The Perfect Hand-Painted Oil Portrait is Closer Than You Think
We transform your cherished photograph of your beloved into a stunningly oil-painted portrait. Renowned artist Carol Ferguson meticulously crafts each portrait digitally, overlaying it onto canvas before delicately applying oil paint to create a unique masterpiece that encapsulates the essence and character of your loved ones. These Legacy Portraits are exquisite, singular gifts destined to be treasured by you and your family. Embark on the journey of creating a timeless legacy of portraiture to be passed down through generations.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this a photo or a painting?
The answer is....yes! Legacy Portraitures understands the importance of capturing the true essence of your loved ones. It's crucial that every detail, from their distinctive nose to their unique eyes, is faithfully rendered. Even a slight deviation can alter the resemblance. To ensure affordability without compromising quality, Legacy Portraitures employs a technique where we digitally enhance your photo, transfer it onto canvas, and then meticulously apply oil paint. Each stroke is carefully hand-brushed, resulting in a breathtaking piece of art that leaps off the canvas and resonates with your heart.
How Much Do Portraits Cost?
It all hinges on whether you prefer one of our talented photographers to capture the moment for you, or if you already possess a high-quality image that holds sentimental value. You can explore our diverse range of sizes and prices on our Etsy page, or feel free to reach out to us for a personalized quote with one of our photographers.
How Long Does the Process Take?
Upon placing your order and providing us with your chosen photo(s) for reference, the turnaround time for your portrait typically ranges between 10 to 12 weeks, depending on the extent of requested modifications. Should you have a specific deadline in mind, kindly inform us upon placing your order, and we will strive to accommodate your timeline to the best of our ability.
What Do You Need to Get Started?
Once we have your photo(s), order, and any special instructions, we can get started on doing a digital proof for you to approve.