Helen Joy Art

Capture the character of your family member, dog, cat or horse with a customised portrait.The perfect gift for any loved one.For commission enquiries, reviews or partnerships; please use the contact form.

Helen Joy Art Boxer Dog

© Helen Joy Art 2021. All rights reserved.


I'm Helen, an English-born, South Australia-based artist with over 50 years of experience. I have completed over 300 commissioned portraits over my career.I love working alongside clients to create artworks that capture the character of the individual.

Contact Details

If you would like to discuss your requirements in more detail please don't hesitate to contact me:


  • Where do you ship to?

  • I am happy to organize shipping across Australia and internationally. A quote will be provided in advance.

  • How much do portraits cost?

  • The cost will depend on the size and medium used (acrylic, pastel, watercolor, or pencil). Most pet portraits will start at around $300.

  • How long will the portrait take?

  • Acrylic and watercolor portraits will typically take 2-3 weeks to complete depending on the complexity.

  • Pastels can be completed in under a week.

  • Is there a waiting list?

  • Depending on the time of year dictates the wait time. I'm normally booked up a few months in advance so best to reach out as early as possible.

Thank you

I aim to get back to enquiries within 48-hours so please bare with me.While you wait, why not check out my instagram

Commission Enquiry

Portraits are priced according to size and medium. I am experienced in producing realistic portraits in pastels, watercolours, pencil drawing or acrylics.If you have any specific questions you can always email me and I'll get back to you as soon as possible.

Enquiry Form