Laura Knopp

Custom portrait painting

3 Simple Guidelines to Select the Perfect Photo for a Custom Family Portrait

Custom portraitsLaura KnoppComment

When you order a custom family portrait from my shop, I personally draw your one-of-a-kind artwork from scratch using your photo(s) as a reference.

It's like a magic trick, except instead of pulling a fluffy rabbit out of a hat, I'm taking your photo and turning it into your new favorite work of art 🎉

The key is me having the right photos to work with. So, here are a few guidelines to keep in mind...

James Van Der Beek's Family Portrait

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Recently, I illustrated James Van Der Beek’s family - they’ve quickly become my latest Instagram obsession since stumbling across their accounts earlier this summer ✏️💕 James and his wife Kimberly are down-to-earth and hilarious about juggling life their 5  little ones 👱👱‍♀️👱‍♀️👱‍♀️👶 How do they manage?? I have a feeling the answer involves Netflix + a secret snack drawer to dip into when the kiddos are asleep at night 😉