Portrait Artist Wiltshire

Swindon portrait artist Stephen Lewis Gilmore can work from photographs but prefers to meet the subject of the portrait if possible.

Why commission a portrait?

  • Buy an original art painting or sketch for your loved one or for yourself

  • A unique gift for the one you love

  • A unique gift for someone who is difficult to buy for!

  • A way for future generations to remember you

  • To celebrate a significant birthday!

Example of the portrait artist working from a photograph

Mrs Fry approached me with a commission for a portrait of her mother.

Since her mother has long ago passed on the portrait was to be based on the black and white photograph shown below.

And next is the completed portrait...

Photograph of a young woman, circa 1914, Mrs A Fry 2015©

Portraits make great prizes or gifts at corporate events

Subject to availability, the artist can be hired to complete quick caricature portraits for the participants at corporate events, or perhaps as a prize for winners of a raffle.

Commission a portrait from this Swindon artist

If you would like to commission your own portrait or the portrait of a loved one, please contact  Stephen Lewis Gilmore to discuss the details.

Portraits can be done in different mediums and to varying degrees of detail.

Oil paintings can only be done if it is possible for the artist to work on location.

More detailed caricature portraits make a wonderful gift for someone's retirement or leaving party.

Stephen Lewis Gilmore completes original art in different mediums and different styles. Please click around the website to see more contemporary art for sale.


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