If you choose me to paint a portrait for you I promise to keep things simple – for one thing the pricing of the portraits is simple.

Single head and shoulders: £100 (approximate size 16″ x 20″) 

Single Full Body: £150 (approximate size 14″ x 36″) 

Double head and shoulders: £150 (approximate size 20″ x 30″) 

Double Full Body: £200 (approximate size 24″ x 36″)

If you want more people or a different sized canvas, send me an email or give me a call.

Here’s a couple of examples I’ve done recently



See all my recent portrait commissions here

The portraits don’t come framed but I can organized framing for you, this will be an extra £50 – £70 depending on the size of the canvas you choose.

I can’t really do a detailed background for this price, but if you’d like one email me and we can work out a price, it won’t be much more.

What you need to do

Send me a good quality photo of the person (s) you want me to paint, tell me a little bit about the person and I’ll get cracking.

Send your photo to me@ian-young.net

Then click the Add to Cart button below.

This will charge you 10% of the total cost using Paypal. The full amount will only be due when  you’re happy with the painting.


Single Head and Shoulders Portrait – £100 (Deposit £10)


Single Full Body Portrait – £150 (Deposit £15)


Double Head and Shoulders Portrait – £150 (Deposit £15)


Double Full Body Portrait – £200 (Deposit £20)


If you need any other options, framing, background preference, anything like that, just email me and we can sort something out.

Once I’ve completed the painting I will send you a photo of it and you can see if you like it.

If you don’t I will either make the changes you require until you’re happy with it or refund you in full. I will send the finished painting to you only when you are totally happy with it.

One other good thing – it’s free postage.

Payment: For your security you can pay using Paypal. If you click the Add to Cart button above the Paypal Shopping Cart will open up . You don’t need to have a Paypal account to make a secure payment because there’s a ‘Pay with debit or credit card’ option within the Paypal Shopping Cart.


Ian Young
Portrait Artist, Cumbria

Short-listed for the Cumbrian Artist of the Year 2015

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