If you would like to commission a portrait or a bespoke piece of art please contact the studio to discuss detail and arrangements for a sitting.
We will endeavour to provide estimated time scales and appropriate fees after meeting or communication with patron.
All paintings are produced using traditional methods; the time a painting takes depends on physical size of canvas and detail required within the works.
International and UK location commissions accepted by prior arrangement.
Inspired by the classical artists from the past Andrew emulates their techniques combined with his own unique style, and strong composition; allowing his own unique style to shine through results in a Modern Classic.
Andrew is appreciated for his forward thinking in his work, listening to the Patron's brief, and anticipating future requirements and needs.
Artist to the Duchess of Rutland
Commissioned works, range from Portraiture, Equestrian, Landscapes to bespoke pieces of art, inspired by the country lifestyle surrounding and influencing the studio.
Detailed drawings are part of the early stages of the commissioned piece to agree format and composition with Patron.
The painting or paintings are finished on professional grade, stretched fine linen, or board; all hand made to measure.
The final stroke - A framing service is given as an option; arranged by the artist.
Fine Artist & Illustrator - Andrew Bates
Studio - Powys, Wales, United Kingdom
The studio is a busy place, and at times Andrew will be on location.
In the first instance it's best to contact via email; firstname.lastname@example.org ...or click on the 'Contact Studio' link below, supplying your preferred contact details and a very brief description of your requirements.
Andrew will then contact you shortly after receiving email to make arrangements and discuss your commission/s in more detail.