Testimonials

 

Selected from Past Portrait Clients

 

 


 

 

“This has been very therapeutic for me. Thank you for the sensitive way

in which you have dealt with my request.”

(Gloria - Commemorative Baby Portrait ’08)

 

 

" This portrait is more than I could ever ask for. Rodrigo was the most

beautiful dog we've ever known. I love him so much, and now I can see

him forever in this drawing."

(Amy - Pet Portrait, Coloured Pencil, '07)

 

 

“It evokes so many emotions in me. You've given me the photo I never

got the chance to take. You have also made Luke look so serene. I can

see in your portrait how Luke would look today, if he had not been so ill

and I couldn't ask for more.”

(Jacqui - Commemorative Pencil Baby Portrait, ’08)

 

 

“I took many hours searching the net to find someone who I thought

could do this. In fact I think you've exceeded the high expectations I

had based on your website.”

(Graham – Commemorative Portrait, Pencil ’08)

 

 

“I received the portrait today and am over the moon, I can’t wait to see

my sister's face. I’ve put a little plaque engraved with the baby’s name

at the bottom, it looks lovely!”

(Rachael – Commemorative Portrait, Pencil ’08)

 

 

"It looks so much better than the actual photo. You've also been an

absolute pleasure to deal with! Thank you for saving us from

boring-present hell!"

(Jo - Pencil Drawing '09)

 

 

“Thanks once again for your great work. I know all of us lucky people

who've had something done appreciate the portraits of family and pets,

but our link to the art isn’t the only special thing - you have an amazing

talent to capture the emotion of a moment, not just the details.”

(Terry - Pencil Portrait '10)

 

 

"The portrait is better then I could of imagined!! I know it was a strange

request but it's turned out amazing! I cannot wait to see my mum's face!

You have been a pleasure to talk to and so helpful. Every time I see this

portrait I will laugh and smile. It's so Zola!"

(Katrina - Character Pet Portrait '11)

 

 

"I cannot put into words how fantastic it is. You've captured my wife's

sparkle perfectly. If you would like to use the portrait on your website

I'd be honoured for others to see this masterpiece. This means more

to me than you could know."

(Lee - Commemorative Pencil Portrait ’12)

 

 

"You'd think that by now I'd be used to just how breathtaking your portraits

can be, but this is absolutely stunning."

(Terry - Portrait Coloured Pencil, '12)

 

 

"We're SPEECHLESS, EMOTIONTAL AND OVER THE MOON!!!

Totally exceeded our expectations!!!!!"

(Wendy - Portrait '12)

 

 

"The sketch is strikingly beautiful! Thanks so much."

(Naren - Pencil Sketch (Private) '12)

 

 

"Mother has just see the portrait, and she says Fantastic - beyond her

wildest dreams!! And it's not often my Mum enthuses. Thank you for all

the work (and your patience!) that you put into this."

(Lesley - Family Portrait Pencil,'12)

 

 

"It's so beautiful, it actually moved me to tears!! I wasn't expecting it

to be anywhere near as lovely."

(Jodi - Commemorative Baby Pencil Portrait '12)

 

 

"If I was there I'd kiss n hug you ... can't wait to see my hHubby's face,

I'll guarantee there'll be a few tears. You've brought his boy back to life x."

(Julie - Commemorative Pet Portrait '12)

 

 

"I spent ages looking for the right artist and I was sure it would be good,

but I was blown away when I actually got to see the drawing in person."

(James - Pencil Pet Portrait '12)

 

 

"I can't thank you enough for all the wonderful portraits you've done of

my girls. They are a great keepsake to have for the rest of my life, to

remember the good times we shared."

(Lisa - Pet Portrait '13)

 

 

"Wow, fantastic! You had me in tears as soon as I saw it! Dad will love it!

Perfect way to remember Jasper!"

(Sarah - Pet Portrait '13)

 

 

"You have brought comfort to me and my family. I could never be

anymore grateful."

(Michelle - Sketch: stillborn twins, '13)

 

 

"It's 12.40a.m. here in Adelaide and I've just given my boyfriend the

portrait. He absolutely loved it!!!! Like... LOVED it!!!! I just want to thank

you again for your amazing talent, the image you have given us and the

joy to both him and I."

(Monika - Pencil Portrait '13)

 

 

 

"It has brought him back to life like a photo simply cannot do. (So good

have been in tears for the last hour!!)"

 (Darran - Pencil Pet Portrait '14)

 

 

"It was truly beautiful when given to my friend Alla, she cried. I know it really touched her heart. I could not have wished for better."

(Sharon - Pencil Sketch Portrait (private) '14)