Jennifer Heyd Wharton is an award-winning oil and watercolor portrait artist whose paintings have been commissioned by individual art collectors and corporations throughout the US.
Wharton specializes in commissioned portraits of people, animals, landscapes, boats and buildings but also offers a gallery of other work available for purchase. As a contemporary realist, her commissioned portraits capture the spirit of her subjects. Whether painting a studio portrait, a plein air landscape, or a detailed illustration, Wharton uses light, values, color, and texture to make her subjects come alive.
Wharton's art commissions have included corporate portraits, retirement gifts, and honorariums, each tailored to meet the individual needs of her clients. She is rewarded by getting to know her subjects and personally guarantees customer satisfaction with every commission. As the owner of an acclaimed fine art gallery, Wharton knows quality artwork. Each of her paintings reflects her classical training and experience and is a memorable expression of the inspiration she experiences.