I love working on commissioned paintings because it allows me the chance to create something while holding open a direct line of connection to the space the painting will occupy and to the people I am creating it for. This particular facet of the creative process is very dear to me and I appreciate the experience and opportunity to create in this way.
The process of commissioning a painting goes way beyond the practical demands and aesthetic sensibilities. The energy of the painting will resonate throughout the space it occupies and should ultimately contribute to the overall well-being of the people who live among it. So, I've listed some questions below that will help us start the process of making your painting.
*These questions are mostly aimed at the commission process as it pertains to the invented landscape paintings that are most prevalent on my site. If you're interested in commissioning a painting of a particular place or one done en plein-air, please make sure to fill out the last section of the form.