Custom Portrait Paintings

Inspired by your favorite photos

Portrait Paintings of your loved ones

Your custom portrait painting by artist Nomi Wagner is an original work of fine art, designed specifically for your family to enjoy. Nomi has the gift to look deeply into your reference photos and bring them to life. She hand paints your spectacular portrait in a traditional watercolor style to enhance your home and bring you comfort. Portraits are shipped to clients in the United States and internationally.

Wish you had commissioned the custom portrait painting of a beloved relative or pet? Nomi often paints portraits of her clients’ family members who have passed away. She is honored to be trusted with your personal memories.

Nomi keeps in touch for feedback as she paints your one-of-a-kind personalized portrait. Nomi Wagner’s collectors know that she puts her heart and soul into each of their custom portraits. They value the time and care she takes with every detailed artwork, capturing their loving relationships, and creating luxury heirloom paintings to be treasured for generations.

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Meet Portrait Artist Nomi Wagner—

a professional artist who cares about your portrait

Nomi Wagner, Portrait Artist has been a full-time portrait artist for 28 years, painting custom portraits of Children, Adults, Families, Teens, and Pets. During Nomi’s previous career as a portrait photographer, she studied fine art and technology at UCLA. Nomi combines her experiences as a traditional portrait painter and pioneer in digital graphics to elevate your reference photos into stunning works of art. Join Nomi in celebrating life with an extraordinary portrait of those you love.

For Nomi Wagner, painting portraits is more a calling than a career. She pays close attention to your particular desires and creates portraits keeping your personal tastes in mind. It’s exciting for Nomi to paint and watch each unique portrait take on a life of its own. Nomi looks forward to working with you and painting a custom portrait you will love.

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Portrait Galleries

Three brothers and their sister pose on the dunes at Mandalay Beach in this portrait painting commissioned by their parents.


Three Canton, Ohio ballerinas relax after class, in this commissioned painting.


A custom portrait painting referenced from photos of a N. Carolina family posed on the stairs at Thanksgiving.


An older couple hugs in their kitchen, surrounded by memorabilia of years past, in this custom portrait painting by Nomi Wagner, portrait artist.


Two French bulldogs pose on the grass at their new Jersey home, for a commissioned painting by portrait artist, Nomi Wagner.


A waiter in Perugia, Italy, carries a pizza in a landscape painting by watercolor artist, Nomi Wagner.


Close-up black and white custom portrait painting of two little girls, by Nomi Wagner, Portrait Artist.


Some Questions for You!

Planning a surprise gift for a birthday, anniversary, or the holidays?

Custom Portrait Paintings are the perfect gift. Capture favorite memories in a unique Nomi Wagner portrait for your special someone. Nomi loves surprises and works closely with you to create an exciting portrait painting for your celebration.

Have you dreamed of seeing a gorgeous family portrait painting on your home or office wall?

Nomi Wagner is here to make it happen for you. She creates portrait paintings you can enjoy, display on the walls of your home, and pass on to future generations—custom art that reminds you of what matters most in your life—the people you love! Included in your portrait commission is a stunning portrait, hand-crafted on your choice of fine art watercolor paper or canvas, any size you wish up to 30×40 inches.

Looking for a portrait artist near you?

Portrait artist Nomi Wagner is as close as your email, phone, and mailbox and she’s here to help you, whether you live in the US or internationally. Just upload or email your favorite photos for Nomi to use as reference for your custom portrait painting. Tell her what you have in mind so she can create a personalized painting that captures your specific desires. Nomi will email you with jpegs of the work in progress, and ship your magnificent portrait upon your final approval. Feel free to contact Nomi for more information and a free estimate. There is no obligation. It’s fun!