Portrait Paintings

Inspired by your favorite photos
Paintings of your loved ones

Your portrait by Nomi is an original work of fine art, custom-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.

Wish you had commissioned the portrait 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. Her collectors appreciate that she puts her heart and soul into each of their 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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Photo of Nomi Wagner, portrait artist.

Meet Portrait Artist Nomi Wagner

Hello and welcome!

I have been a full-time portrait artist for 27 years, painting custom portraits of Children, Adults, Families, Teens, and Pets. I combine my experiences as a traditional portrait painter and pioneer in digital graphics to elevate your photos into stunning works of art. Join me in celebrating life with an extraordinary portrait of those you love.

For me, painting portraits is more a calling than a career. I love the challenges of creating portraits from my clients’ favorite reference photos. It’s exciting for me to paint and watch each unique portrait take on a life of its own. I look forward to working with you and painting a portrait you will love.

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Portrait Galleries







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


Frequently Asked Questions

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

Portrait Paintings or Close-up Studies are the perfect gift. Capture favorite memories in a unique art piece for your special someone. I combine my experiences as a traditional watercolor portrait painter and pioneer in digital graphics to create an exciting portrait for your celebration. I love surprises!

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

I’m here to make it happen for you. I create 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 painting 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?

I’m as close as your email, phone, and mailbox and I’m here to help you. Just upload or email your favorite photos for me to use as reference for your custom portrait. Tell me what you have in mind so I can create a personalized painting that captures your specific desires. I’ll email you during the work in progress for your input and approval. Feel free to contact me for more information and a free estimate. There is no obligation. USPS shipping of your beautiful painting is free in the U.S.

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