The perfect gift for Christmas.

What better gift could there possibly be for a pet lover other than a unique portrait of their best friend? I have gift vouchers available right now, ready for Christmas. Simply contact me here to organise it and I’ll get one out to you. Don’t delay, Christmas is closer than you realise!  

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Art class update.

Art Class Update

I just wanted to give you all an update on my art class that has been running on Tuesday afternoons since April, and to show off some of the works in progress. I currently have 6 in the class all working on different projects. Some are painting, others drawing with pastels and I have one gentleman…

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Art classes with Carmelina Louise in the Macarthur Region

art classes macarthur

Carmelina is now taking art classes every Tuesday afternoon from 5:30pm to 7:30pm commencing April 26th. You can learn: Drawing – fundamentals, sketching, pastel prints. Painting – acrylic, oils (water soluble oil paints). Airbrushing – tuition available upon request. The classes are suitable for ages 12 through to adults and help with HSC major work…

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A short update

Here is just a short update and a little collection of my latest work. I’ve been busy preparing artworks for quirkyhappy.com. Be sure to check out their creative range of works for sale from their online shop including plush cushions, wall art, coasters, pendants and much more. I’m progressing with a bird range at the…

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Pet Portrait Price Guide

Pet Portrait Price Guide

One of the most commonly asked questions I receive from pet owners is “how much does it cost to have a pet portrait done?“. It can be a little hard to say exactly as every one is unique but I’ve put together this Pet Portrait Price Guide to give you a realistic indication of what…

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Animal Watercolour Prints Now Available

Animal Watercolour Prints

Exciting news! I now have a range of archival digital prints of my original watercolour paintings for sale. All digital prints are matted with an ivory white matt, have a foam backing board and are plastic sealed. The print, including matt, measures 15 inches by 19.5 inches. Each print is printed with Epson Ultra Chrome…

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Jock the Pug, Buddy the Cat

I wanted to share a couple of my testimonials with you. While the testimonials are always complimentary about my artwork sometimes the story behind them can be a little sad. Meet Jock the Pug for example – my latest pet portrait. Looking at the photograph of him, I wanted to create something fun and unique…

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Airbrush technique video

Here’s a short video snippet that shows me using an airbrush technique where I use a bristle brush to add some details to the little feathers of this lorikeet.

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What is the right medium for my portrait or artwork?

Which medium is right for your portrait

Choosing the right medium, or material, for your portrait artwork is vitally important. I specialise in pastel, paint or the airbrush and all three can create very different atmospheres & moods within an artwork. Here is a brief guide for you to gauge what medium you would like me to create your artwork in. Airbrush:…

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