Portraits of people and animals

Taunton, United Kingdom On Etsy since 2014

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Portraits of people and animals

Taunton, United Kingdom | 279 Sales


Margaret Scanlan

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Margaret Scanlan


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About MargaretScanlanArt

Sales 279
On Etsy since 2014

I'm a professional portrait artist and I love to draw people of all ages, animals, pets and houses.

My love of portraiture began as a young child. As well as filling my sketchbooks with drawings of my family and anyone else that happened to be visiting, I also spent many hours depicting the family cat.

I studied at Brighton College of Art and, whilst I continued to draw portraits, I turned to illustration as a career and spent 10 years illustrating children's books. It was after I started painting my own children when they were babies that I began to take on portrait commissions.

Now 15 years on I work full-time as a portrait artist. I enjoy my work and look forward to every new commission.

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  • Margaret Scanlan


    I am Margaret Scanlan a professional portrait artist from the Southwest of England. I love to show the character of my subjects and capture the expressions in the faces of people of all ages as well as their beloved pets.

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Last updated on October 5, 2015

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When the portrait is finished I will email a scan of the finished portrait for approval. If there is anything you are not 100% happy with then I can make changes at this stage if needed. Once the portrait has been approved and posted refund will be given for damaged or missing items.
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