Portraits & Commissions

Do you have a photo which you would like turned into a beautiful work of art?  I'd be happy to take it on!  Send me (cchao@telus.net) an email with your thoughts and photos.   

  8" x 8"      $150      head of a person or pet

11" x 14"      $250    head & shoulders

12" x 16"      $300    pet's full body

16" x 20"      $400    person's upper body

18" x 24"      $550    full height of small child


"Daphne" by Caroline Chao
  • I use a photo as reference.  Either you supply the photo(s) or I can take photos.
  • A small painting takes a week or two to paint and another week to dry.
  • Other sizes are possible.
  • The above prices are for one subject.  There's an additional fee for additional subjects.
  • Complex background, complicated clothing or significant changes from the photo may incur additional charges.
  • Shipping is available for a fee.