The Portrait Experience

Pen + Pixel

is dedicated to making fine art accessible to everyone with a unique selection of high-quality, meaningful gifts.

the power of fine art

Explore the Materials


100% cotton fine art paper is museum-quality archival. 


A selection of modern style frames with a large, white mat. Frames are 3/4″, ready to hang, and include premium glass.


Canon Pixma Pro-200 printer with genuine Canon ink

Why cotton paper?

Cotton paper makes the perfect fine art paper, especially for these watercolor prints. Unlike coated papers, the ink soaks into the cotton paper giving it even more of a realistic watercolor vibe.

How it's made

how it works

The Process


Choose the Look

The original design in my Portraits of Home Watercolor collection and my bestseller.

My original design transformed into a clean & modern look with lots of whitespace.


Choose the Style

Do you want a fine art print – either framed or unframed – shipped to you or a digital file you can print yourself?


Give me the Details

Fill in a few fields with your personalization details and upload a photo.


Approve the Proof

In a few days, you'll get the proof for your approval via email.


Your Order is Shipped

Time to celebrate! Your art is on the way to you.


Is this hand-painted?

No, this is a digitally created rendering. It is not simply a filter. It’s a custom set of actions for Photoshop that were created by me.

How quickly can I get this?

In as little as a day! Digital files can be delivered to you to print in as little as 24 hours. Fine art prints that are shipped take on average 1-2 weeks from the time you place your order until the time you receive your print.

Does my photo need to be high resolution?

No! My technique works with low-resolution photos. This includes web-ready-size photos that you can get from social media or online.

What if I need edits to my photo?

On all portraits, I will change the sky to a bright & happy blue, fix up the grass, and add leaves to stick trees.

I can edit out or in almost anything! However, depending on the complexity of the edit, and additional charge may apply.

I'm considering the digital file only option. Where is the best place to print it?

Printing your digital file is easy! Get the free guide here for the specifics on my best recommendations.