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Custom Art & Portraits












Direct Art Australia is the leading provider of custom portraits in Australia. Whether it’s people, pets, buildings, flowers, or any other subjects, our artists can create a custom portrait painting from photo.

In order to ensure that our custom made paintings are up  to your standards, we stay in contact with you throughout the entire process. You’ll be able to check the progress of our custom portrait drawing and we’ll also be open to feedback or special requests.

For 10+ years we’ve been providing custom paintings in Australia, and we have always been one of the most trusted art companies that offer affordable personalised paintings. You can commission a custom painting with us, and we’ll only require a 20% deposit at the start. 

By lowering the entry barrier for custom portrait in Australia, we manage to move the risk away from our valued customers. At the same time, we can also safeguard our artists who work non-stop to create amazing hand painted portraits from photos in Australia.

Our 20% Start Program also means you won’t have to pay a single cent until our artists have finished your custom portraits from photos. When you commission a painting from a photo with Direct Art Australia, we can assure you that we won’t stop until we make it exactly the way you want it. 

The biggest and best advantage of working with us for your custom portraits in Australia is that you are in contact with the artist and can even suggest last minute changes or alterations.

We will send you a high resolution photo of your custom portrait paintings and will make the necessary changes until you’re 100% satisfied with our work. 

We make the ordering process very easy through our online 'Easy Order Module'

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Searching for that special and unique gift idea for a loved one? A present which comes from the heart, which is affordable, amazing to look at and radiates a wonderful energy into any room?


Surprise your loved ones or workplace with an exquisite painting from photo portrait made by one of our professional artists. Commission a talented artist to create a wonderful, hand painted pet or family portrait for your home or as a unique gift for loved ones and friends. 

Get in touch with us today and let us work on your project!


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What is the best place to display a family portrait drawing in Australia?

Family portrait drawings can add charm and a homey feel to your space. The best place to display your custom-made family portrait paintings is anywhere in your house where guests can see them. They will make your home feel inviting and will showcase your family-oriented values. Specific areas include the living room (create a gallery wall or over the fireplace), the wall opposite to the front door, hallway, staircase wall, and the dining area.

Where can I get legit custom drawings from photos in Australia?

Doing a simple internet search will generate countless results of companies in Australia offering custom drawings from photos. However, not all can deliver good results at a reasonable price range. Direct Art Australia is one of Australia's most affordable high quality portrait from photo company.

Are custom portraits a good gift in Australia?

Absolutely! Anything personalised has a greater appeal than any store-bought gift and creates sentimental value. Because a custom portrait takes time to make, giving one as a gift shows that you prepared for the occassion and it's not a last-minute gift.

How long does it take to get custom-made portraits from photos in Australia?

Because our artist will never stop until we get even the tiniest detail right, this means there will be several rounds of review with the client and the length of time will vary. However, normally, it would only take us 14 to 28 days to paint and ship your custom-made portraits from photos.

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