Pen and Ink House Portraits

House Portraits in Pen and Ink are the most popular commissions that I do.

They are very popular as Realtors Closing Gifts as well as House Warming Gifts and Remembrances of houses sold, or it could be for someone who is  just proud of their home.

I've heard from clients time and time again that a House Portrait was THE. BEST. GIFT. they've ever either received or given.

If you're at a loss as to what to give a friend or family member, here's the answer!

Prices and sizes are listed below. 

11"x14" matted to 16"x20".......$300

16"x20" matted to 20"x24".......$400

18"x24" matted to 22"x28".......$500

         Black and White
    For Colored pen and ink add $50


      8 "x10" matted to 11"x14".....$200

Pastel Pet Portraits

Almost equally as popular as the House Portraits are Pastel Pet Portraits. Most people have a special pet that is considered a family member or had a beloved pet that has since departed. A Pastel Pet Portrait is a great way to remember a past pet or immortalize a current one whether they be cats, dogs, birds Etc.

Although most portraits that I do are dogs, I do offer portraits of cats, birds, horses and any other animal that you might have.

These portraits also make extraordinary gifts to friends or family.

Prices and sizes are listed below.

11"x14" matted to 16"x20"........$300

16"x20" matted to 20"x24"........$400

18"x24" matted to 22"x28"........$500


8"x10" matted to 11"x14"....$200

Graphite Portraits

Originally I started drawing portraits in graphite as exercises in portraiture, but recently I've been getting quite a few requests for some of the ones that I've done and commissions for specific subjects.

I draw portraits predominately in graphite, the pricing for such being listed below, but

if you're interested in another subject, email me and we can discuss it. I generally charge by the size of the artwork, so the prices below would encompass most subjects.

Prices and sizes are listed below.

11'x14" matted to 16"x20".....$250

16"x20" matted to 20"x24".....$350

18"x24" matted to 22"x28".....$450


          8"x10" matted to 11"x14".....$200

* Please Note. The prices above do not include framing


Ordering a portrait, whether a house, person or animal, is fairly simple, but of utmost importance are clear reference photos, preferably digital, but clear photos will work too.

I don't require a deposit before starting the portrait. My guarantee is " if you don't love the portrait, you don't have to buy it." There is no risk to you, and after approximately 400 commissions I haven't encountered anyone that didn't want the artwork.

If you'd like to commission a piece of art it's as easy as emailing clear digital images to or mailing photos to:

Bruce Young

2237 Lakeside Dr. W.

Highland Lakes, NJ 07422

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