Pen and ink portrait
An original portrait, drawn from your photos.
How long will it take?
About a week.
Send me up to 3 photos of the subject; I draw, and then send you a low-res scan of the drawing. You let me know what you think, and if you're happy, I post you the drawing.
If you're not happy with the first draft, I'll make changes, and send another scan. If at this point I haven't achieved a likeness you're happy with, we cancel the sale and I refund you.
Some tips for photos:
The camera should be about eye-level with the subject and more than a metre away, to minimise distortion. If you're taking a photo of yourself, use a tripod to get enough distance. Arm-length selfies tend to flatten the top of the head, or enlarge the chin or forehead. Looking slightly up at the camera, rather than down at it, tends to create a less distorted perspective.
If the photos show different hairstyles, let me know which one you'd prefer to be used.
When do I get it? Add the lead time to the delivery time of the shipping option you select. It looks like this product's lead time isn't listed here. If you have any questions, you can message the designer to ask about the lead time.
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You'll be able to select from the following options at checkout:
|South African Post Office (SAPO)||R30.00£1.61$1.97€1.78$2.92|
Collection points throughout South Africa.
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Unless the courier option is chosen, all items are shipped via the South African post office, with a tracking number. Delivery is usually within 5 working days, and parcels can be tracked online.
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