Single head and shoulders painting: starting at: $3,500
Head and shoulders series: starting at $6,000
Three quarter traditional figure: starting at $10,000
Full figure: starting at $15,000
Animals: starting at $2,000
As well as traditional portraiture, Shelley offers the unique concept
of The Portrait Series.
By portraying different aspects of the subject, the viewer receives
a more complete impression of the subject's personality and likeness.
Through the multiple views, personalities become more defined, showing
a variety of expressions and emotions. The canvases can also become
more three dimensional when combined with each other, by using non-traditional
hanging methods such as layering, accordion framing, shelves and
P R O C E D U R E
∑ The artistís portfolio is sent to the client for review, and from
this, the client chooses one of the two following styles:
|∑ PORTRAIT SERIES: One or more people can be included.
This is a flexible format and shows a range of emotions and
expressions. There is a variety of ways to frame and|or create
installations with these pieces. The paintings are oil on canvas.
∑ TRADITIONAL: Single or group portrait. Oil on canvas, or pastel
∑ A questionnaire is used to determine the cost
and time frame for the portrait(s). This estimate is returned to
client for review and approval.
∑ Artist travels to subject(s) and photos are taken. This session
usually lasts up to three hours. A studio photo session can also
be set up in New York, if desired.
∑ The selection of a photo or series of photos is agreed upon by
artist and client. A painting can take up to six months to complete.
∑ Additional fees: framing, artistís travel to subject, film, film
processing, and delivery.