soft pastels portrait commission

Colours can be changed to suit a specific decor colour palette.  More Detailed and less expensive than Oil.

Please Note: I am open to do Wildlife Portraits, as well.

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Turn your photo into a Soft Pastels Drawing

Soft Pastels Portrait commission is the perfect gift for any occasion.  More affordable than oil painting, as well as slightly more finer detailed.  Colour can easily be changed to fit any décor colour palette.  All drawings are hand-drawn by Liesel Wessels.

I only make use of the highest quality drawing materials currently available locally.  Click here to see what drawing material I use.

Artworks that needs to be couriered are carefully packaged and insured for any possible damage.  Pricing excludes courier, framing, and insurance costs, as pricing differs from area to area. 

Free delivery for all customers in Bloemfontein

Starting price from R2000 for an approximate A4 Portrait (1 – 2 faces). See above for full pricelist.  Custom Sizes on Request.  Additional Fee of R150 to have it professionally cut to your specific size.



Paper:  Clairefontaine Pastelmat 360 g/m²
One of the latest pastel paper technology in the world market.  Pastelmat is courser than velour, but softer than sandpaper.  Available in 8 colours.  Water Resistant, Acid Free 

Pastel Pencils:  
I use a combination of various brand pastel pencils, as each brand offers different tones and colours.  Here is just some of the brands that I currently use:
– Faber-Castell Pitt Pastel Pencil
– Derwent Pastel Pencils
– Caran d’Ache pastel pencils
– Koh-I-Noor Gioconda Soft Artist Pastel Pencils

New pastel technology where you can apply pastels like paint.  Great for bigger artworks.