Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Virtual Portraits

A Gallery of Styles

A fairly traditional portrait -- with a twist

Note the inset image at right. And the brushstroke texture.

This portrait was printed 7x10 on canvas. A piece like it costs $35*

 

 

This is definitely more modern

The image was cut from one picture and pasted into 'space'

Printed 9 x 12 on ultra glossy film -- a piece like it costs $45*

This treatment is different, yet classical

The treatment is a 'plaster' bas relief effect.

It was printed 9 x 12 on Silk Paper. A piece like it costs $30.*

This is a more modern treatment.

A poster-style with no background produces a dramatic effect.

Printed 7 x 10 on art paper, a piece like this costs $25.

 

 

Another fairly traditional treatment.

Edited and rendered as a dry-brushed oil

Printed 16 x 20 on canvas. A piece like it costs $175.*

 

A bit more 'artsy'

This is a 'watercolor' treatment - figure and background rendered separately.

Printed 12 x 16 on watercolor paper. A piece like it costs $45.*

This is another 'cut and paste' creation.

The background was carefully altered to fit the countours of the photo.

Printed 14 x 20 on canvas. A piece like it costs $150.*

 

A more abstract portrait treatment

The original image was duplicated, altered and pasted layer upon layer.

Printed 12 x 16 on photo-quality glossy paper. A piece like it costs $75.*

This is a simple but dramatic piece.

Cropped, with digitally enhanced lighting effects and a subtle brushed texture.

Printed 12 x 16 on photo-quality glossy paper. A piece like this costs $50.*

This is a blended technique.

Everything, except the face, is rendered as a pastel.

Printed 12 x 16 on pastel paper. A piece like this costs $35.*

This is purely a pastel treatment.

Two images collaged and pasted into a created background.

Printed 12 x 16 on coarse paper, a piece like this costs $40.*

A Sumi-e Rendering

The foreground image and background were rendered separately.

Printed 12 x 16 on smooth watercolor paper. A piece like it costs $35.*

A rose by any other name ...

The girl in the rose -- picture-in-picture.

Printed 12 x 16 on photo-quality glossy paper. A piece like it costs $55.*

 

This started out as a black & white photograph.

We first rendered it as a pen an ink, then converted it to full color.

We copied and layered it several times -- each layer a different color.

Then the final touches of spot color were added.

Printed 14 x 20 on art paper, a piece like it costs $55.*

 

*Canvas pieces are mounted on art board -- usually to matting size. Add $5 for mounting of other pieces. Matting and framing are available for ALL pieces for an additional charge. Prices exclude shipping.

We also can provide our finished high-resolution work on ZIP disk or lower resolution versions on floppy disk for use as backgrounds for your Windows desktop. For more information:

EMAIL US

or phone us at 1-219-844-6158

Collages / Enhancements / Limited Edition Art / Home