About the Artist
Aside from painting portraits of pets, children, and families on a
commission basis, Jack also paints non-commissioned work and occasionally
enters such pieces into exhibition. Please read on to discover what
else this portrait artist has accomplished...
to Sharrie!! On June 13th, Jack proposed to his girlfriend
who he knew of 7 years. He painted a painting specifically to pop
the question. You can visit their engagment announcement/wedding
website for more details. http://www.woodringhand.com/
Award Winning Artist!! Jack enters regional and national
competitions a few times a year to ensure his artwork is not only
up to the standards with his clients but with fellow professional
artists. Sometimes he wins in these competitions as is the case
this year with his cat painting titled "Charlie", shown
above. It won 1st Place at the 2003 Annual Juried Watercolor
Show at the Center for the Arts in Southern New Jersey and recently
received honarable mention by the new national virtual gallery,
New American Gallery.
year, Jack was accepted into a number of shows, two of which were
the two prestigious New Jersey watercolor shows, The
New Jersey Watercolor Society's 66th Annual Juried Exhibition,
which ran September 22 - November 2, 2002, and The
Garden State Watercolor Society's 33rd Annual Juried Exhibition,
which ran August 20 - September 27, 2002. He was also accepted into
a national art show last year, The
Allied Artists of America, which ran from November 9-26th
and was held in New York City.
(Click on any of the pictures to see a larger view of the paintings.)
occasionally donates his services to charitable causes. This year
he created a painting and donated the first print of a limited edition
series to a cause to help the Bernese
Mountain Dog. Additional prints of this painting (and the original)
are still available. Take a look at the Products
Page for more info.
Portraits from Photos
Have a great photo? Turn it into a great painting!
Photographs just can’t do justice. That’s why portrait
artist Jack Hand offers affordable portraits painted just
for you from your favorite photo.
As you can see from the portraits on this page,
this "Jack of All Trades and a Master
of Hand-crafted portraits" excels
in painting both people and pets, whether it be cats or dogs. Children
or babies. Families, couples or individuals.
Jack resides in the American Northeast in the
New York Tri State Area, and accommodates clients from all 50 states
and all over the globe. Having a portrait commissioned is the perfect
way to forever immortalize your pet (cat or dog), baby, child,
Jack is also a full time flash developer for the company promotions.com, a subsidiary of TheStreet.com. As a flash lead for the company, Jack creates and manages such promotional online sites like McDonald's Monopoly. You can read more about Jack's flash experience on his Flash designed website.
Custom Still Life Paintings from
the Artist's Creative Mind
If you wish to have a painting done of something (still life, a nude, landscape,
cityscape, etc.) of which you may not have a photo, then Jack can still create
a painting by using various reference material. In the below bar still life,
for example, Jack was able to paint from a still life that he had set up in
The possibilities are endless. If you have a
special request, most likely Jack will be able to paint it.
Why a Painting is the Perfect Gift:
- Paintings are unique for any occasion:
wedding, anniversary, father's day, mother's
day, graduation, birthday, Christmas, etc.
- Paintings are personalized for any special someone:
spouse, family member, friend, boss... even yourself
- A painting is a sound Investment.
As the artist gains in popularity, your portrait increases in value. In addition,
some portraits, (like those of pets, children, and tasteful nudes),
can be resold immediately for up to 3 times the original purchase price
- A painting captures treasured memories (of a special someone(s),
pet(s), etc.) for a lifetime
- Special requests accommodated --
i.e. mismatch multiple photos to create one painting
- Fast service:
2-4 weeks for most portrait orders
- Excellent artistic painting quality: check
- Affordable portrait prices: check for
yourself As low as $120
- 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!
- Gift Certificates are available.
find out more...
Click here for portrait rates and details.
Order your portrait today! Remember, Gift
Certificates are available and make the perfect gift for those "hard
to shop for" people in our lives.
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Read what customers are saying about Jack's portraits...
So explore the site. Here all your questions should
be answered about Jack's skills, prices, and procedures. Go to the "FAQ"
page or contact Jack directly if there
is a question left unanswered. Feel free to also learn more about
the artist. His philosophy is that painting a portrait is a very personal
experience, so he welcomes the opportunity of getting to know one another
while he crafts your special commission.
This is a portrait painting service site where you will
locate information on pet portraits, (eg. cat portraits or portraits of
dogs), christmas paintings, children portraits, sketches, a pet portrait,
cheap prices and rates and FREE, I say again, free estimates, portraits
of cats, and view high quality examples and samples of all of these in
the artist's portfolio. Like other paintings from portrait artists, you
could give these works as birthday presents, Christmas or wedding gifts.
This free hand artist paints most works in water color in his own personal
artist studio. Commission an affordable, inexpensive artwork of your first,
silver or golden anniversary or anniversaries, family portrait or family
portraits, dog portraits, (or other special occasions or events). This
painter captures the likeness of your young child or children, baby or
babies, kids, friends, pets (horses, hamsters, cats and dogs), spouse
(husband or wife), relative (uncle, aunt, father, mother, brothers and
sisters, sons or daughters, cousins, or any other living or deceased family
member), and sometimes nude or naked women in a fabulous portait based
on photographs, photos, or other high quality visual. This portraitist
can even create a lifelike art representation of your new home or house
done in the vibrancy of watercolor, or "watercolour" for those of you
who use the British spelling/grammar. This fine artist can even do black
and white PORTRAIT drawings in the mediums of pencil, graphite, charcoal,
even water-color, but not in pastel or oil paint.