Announcement: Due to rising costs, changes in technology and administration time required, after 10 years, sadly PaintingsILove will be closing down on November 30. All current Gold Memberships will be refunded in full.

Why upgrade to Gold Membership?

Gold Members get unlimited picture uploads, and much more exposure, flexibility, and control for $19.95 (US) per year. (plus any local taxes)

Free Members

  • 15 picture uploads
  • Unlimited comments
  • Your own artist statement
  • Your own web address here
  • Add your pictures to other members' groups
(As a Free Member, your avatar is automatically set to be the thumbnail of your current most popular picture)

Gold Members

All Free Members benefits, plus:
  • Unlimited picture uploads
  • Choose and change your own avatar
  • Your avatar appears at different times in the Gold Members Gallery, even when you are not online
  • All this extra exposure helps you attract more views and comments
  • Show a thumbnail gallery of your pictures, sets or groups
  • Sort your pictures into any order on your artist page
  • Create your own Special Favorites group
  • Create sets or groupings of your pictures
  • Create public groups to feature subjects & styles you enjoy
  • You are helping keep Paintings I Love advertising-free

As I am not totally happy with this commission I am currently creating a face only painting for this person as an alternative. Would you do the same ?
Dear Alan it's always a challenge to make commisions, but I think you have nothing to be afraid of as it's a glorious painting. When I started writing this... view answer