A custom pet portrait shall remain a special gift for anyone who receives it. This gift shall preserve wonderful memories that shall last a long time. You can either have one made of the current pet, or of one that they loved but has already passed on. For either reason, the special nature of the gift remains.
It presents a unique gift idea. You can have such a pet protract made and gift it out either during the recipient’s birthday, or at Christmas time. You can even present in on any other occasion, such as a housewarming party. If you know someone who has a much-loved pet in their lives, you can go the extra mile and have an oil panting made out of a picture of their pet.
The required photo for the painting can be of any quality. You only need to give out a simple snapshot, as long as there are not much background distractions on it. Another idea involves having a professional photo of the pet taken and using it for the oil painting portrait.
There are many artists who can render an oil painting from a photo. 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. But you will find many artists whose specialty is painting 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.
These artists are also experienced enough to make such portraits relevant to the season of the day. If you plan to give the painting on Christmas time, they shall have the portrait reflect the occasion, through the infusion of certain items that are prevalent on the occasion. They can even have the pet dressed in certain accessories that speak of the occasion, such as a small hat. You need to look at the artist’s portfolio to see what kind of work they have done in the past that concerns pet portraits. A look at their previous jobs will elicit the feeling that will tell you if you shall task them with this duty.
When you give someone a canvas oil painting, you have offered them a timeless gift that they shall enjoy for long. It can be a birthday gift, or given on any other occasion. It feels great going through so much work and expense to present a gift that is loved and treasured for long. This gift says so much to the recipient. Not just how you feel for them, but also how you get what they feel for their beloved pet.