Live Event Painting and Portraiture

live event painting and portraiture

Art and Maggie’s pond side wedding at the barn

Live Event Painting and Portraiture

Paintings done live at your wedding or other event, or from photographs.

There is no better way to capture the magic of the moment.

Live Event Painting Package 

You and your guests will love having an artist painting your special day live as it happens. Together we will discuss the ideal composition for your painting. I will take photographs to prepare the layout of the work. Then, during the festivities, I will create an original painting of your reception or ceremony. Guests can watch the progress as I work. Typically, the painting will 80 to 90% done at the end of the event, and will be finished up in the studio.


16″ x 20″ original acrylic painting on gallery wrapped stretched canvas, unframed

Pre-event meeting

Up to 5 hours attendance and live painting at your event

All art supplies and materials to complete your painting

Touch up and finalization of the painting in the studio

Starting at $1,500.00

Larger sizes available.

Travel expenses will apply to venues farther than 30 miles from New Haven.

The buyer is responsible for shipping costs.

A $500 deposit is required to book your date. $500 due the day of the event. The balance is due upon completion of the painting, and before delivery.


Portraits done from photographs

I can create a beautiful keepsake portrait from your wedding day, graduation, Christening, Bar/Bat Mitsvah or any other special event.  Portraits done in watercolor from photographs.

Pricing starts at $175.

Prices include an original watercolor painting done on 100% acid free cotton rag paper, matted and backed, unframed. Portraits with more than one subject will be slightly more than the prices listed.

14 x 20…..$500

11 x 14…..$275

8 x 10…..$175

The buyer is responsible for shipping costs.

Other sizes available.

I would be honored to prepare a proposal to create a painting at your event, or a portrait of your special day.  Please contact me at or phone 203-506-6997