Commission A Painting | Custom Artwork

Even the Mona Lisa was a custom painting. Let's start your great work of art today!

Large custom contemporary art paintings are a specialty.

  • "Distant Horizon" by Kathleen Patrick

  • "In the Moonlight" by Joseph Catanzaro

    An example of a landscape art custom canvas painting.

  • Commission artwork like this landscape painting of trees.

    "On the Hill" by Kathleen Patrick

    A very textural landscape in soft neutrals - could be an inspiration or model for your custom artwork.

Look through our collections for ideas for your art commission.

Inevitably you'll find a piece that speaks to you! Every image on our website can be a reference source for an absolutely unique painting, which can be created to your individual needs.

Ideas That Became Custom Paintings
A Chicago skyline painting. You can order a custom painting of the Chicago skyline.

Custom Paintings of the Chicago Skyline

See our entire collection of our Chicago Skyline Canvas Prints for ideas and commission a painting of Chicago. Or any other cityscape.

Do you have photos of Chicago or a view of the Chicago skyline that you love? An affection for a particular building in Chicago? They can all be used for the design of your custom artwork.

"Love it! Exciting! Thank you." Margie H.

Find Out More About Chicago Skyline Custom Paintings >
  • Select from bold to neutral colors for a custom abstract cityscape painting. The choice is yours!

    "Center of the City" by Kathleen Patrick

    Cityscape paintings can range from the very abstract to pictorial, and customized to your color palette.

  • "Inside the City" by Kathleen Patrick

    Select from bold to neutral colors for a custom abstract cityscape painting.

  • Order a custom abstract skyline of your favorite city.

    "In the Mist" by Kathleen Patrick

    Add an urban element to your home or office with an abstract skyline painting!

Commissioning artwork is as easy as sending a list of your favorite destinations. Just like this custom painting of a couple's travels.

Commission a Mixed Media Painting

This is a great style to commission art - a painting that can be truly personalized.

Your painting can incorporate your own photos, and/or photos collected by the artists to suit your theme and subject.

For this custom artwork, the artist collected photos of a couple's favorite places, from their extensive travels.

There is an endless number of subjects you can choose from:

* Your favorite sports team.
* Travels.
* Favorite music or authors.
* Your family's history. Business milestones.

* Concepts like time, money, nature, philosophy

"We LOVE IT!  Can’t wait to see it live and hang it! Thanks so much.  We love your work!" - Sue L.

Find Out More About Mixed Media Custom Paintings >
  • You can order a mixed media custom canvas painting. Commission art of anything you love - whether it's your family or travel spots.
  • A custom artwork commission of  your favorite musicians and songs, is a very popular choice.

    "Jazz and Blues" by Kathleen Patrick

  • "Cubs Win" by Kathleen Patrick do I commission a painting?

1. Call 312-292-7904, or e-mail us to discuss your custom painting. We can accurately provide you with a price afterwards.

2. The deposit is 70%. We'll send you an invoice for the deposit... you can pay through our website.

3. In @ 3 1/2 to 4 weeks, we will email photos to you to review.
If alterations are made, we will send a new set of photos.
We have an absolute - 100% Money Back Guarantee!

Custom Painting's FAQs
You can also order a painting from a photo; maybe it's your favorite place,  from your travels, or even a beautiful sunset you captured on your phone.

Custom Landscape Paintings - Based on a Photo

You can also order a painting from a photo; maybe it's your favorite place,  from your travels, or even a beautiful sunset you captured on your phone.

"Another great custom artwork from Chicago Skyline Art! My wife loved the landscape painting. Thank you so much!" - Tim R.

Order a painting of your favorite place, customized for you. We've been commissioned to create custom paintings of Ireland, France, New York and San Diego, just to name a few.

Capture a Special Place with a Custom Painting

Our art commissions have ranged from a street scene in Ireland, to a painting of Chicago's Wrigley Field at night, and even the New York Harbor and Statue of Liberty. 

You can either provide a photo, or have the artists find images and make suggestions for the custom artwork.

"Amazing." - Brian M.

Send us a photo and order a romantic custom canvas painting of the two of you. This is a popular choice - a truly unique personalized painting!

Order A Romantic Couple Painting

It can be a painting of the two of you. This option is a silhouette of the two of you, from the back. Just send us a quick phone photo. Your basic height, shape and hair style, etc. will be included. 

This is a popular choice - a truly unique personalized painting!

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Hundreds of people have commissioned a painting from our gallery during the last 20 years. From major international corporations to a newlywed couple in Australia, our custom art collectors are varied and worldwide.

Trustpilot Client Reviews

"We absolutely LOVE our custom painting. The whole process was wonderful. HIGHLY recommend!"- Katherine C.

"Great experience and easy to work with. My custom art piece turned out fantastic!"- Zach A.

"Amazing! We commissioned an original landscape for our den and an enhanced reproduction of couples for our bedroom. Personable and very responsive."- Jim and Rhonda

"We have purchased two custom paintings from Kathleen and Joseph. Both are absolutely beautiful!"- Lisa L.

"I own two paintings from Chicago Skyline Art. They are both beautiful and the customer service was amazing. Highly recommend!"- Laura T.

Trustpilot Client Reviews
To commission art, all you need to do is call or email us with your request. Each artist has over 20 years of experience working closely with clients to make sure their commissioned artwork exceeds their wildest dreams.

Popular Custom Art Sizes

18" x 24" __ 24" x 24"__ 24" x 30"__ 24" x 36"__ 30" x 40"__ 36" x 36"__ 36" x 48"__ 36" x 60"__ 48" x 48"__ 48" x 60"

We've created paintings as large as 60" x 72", 60" x 96", and 72" x 150".

Diptychs (2 canvasses) and Triptychs (3 canvasses) are also available.

What's the cost for a custom painting?

 Each custom painting is as different and unique as the people who order it. So we individually price each painting. 

Price depends on size and the complexity of the painting.


Shown is a Custom Costa Rican Jungle Painting - soon to arrive at the client's home in Costa Rica.

Subjects for customized artwork, like this painting of a career equestrian, can have deep meaning. Contact us with your idea and let's discuss how you can commission art with special personal meaning.

Custom Concept to Creation

"Taking the idea and concept of three photographs of my horses to a painted montage, was a delightful process. Kathleen interpreted my thoughts and feelings from a 20 year horse career to a memorable piece of art.
Highly recommend working with them to capture the essence of your feelings in art, for a piece you will proudly display." - Barbara S.

Contact Us

Available daily: 10 am to 7 pm CST

Phone: 312-292-7904

Customer service is always prompt, often immediate, and you will always speak directly to one of the artists/owners!