Letters and emails from portrait clients

  • "keen and intimate"

  • "Your portraits never fail to garner accolades every time they're seen."

  • They're fabulous, shockingly beautiful."

  • "Thanks for the gorgeous paintings of the girls, these are treasures that are beyond words."

  • "What you do is so personal and unique that you become a part of the people you touch. You create a gift that will be cherished for many lifetimes."

  • "When I saw may daughter's portrait I almost couldn't breathe, it was so beautiful. You did an unbelievable job of capturing both of my children. They will be lifelong treasures."

  • "They were all stunning. One of them just haunts me."

  • "Thanks Malayka - I'm still gazing at my paintings - I totally love them!"

  • "The drawings arrived...Thank you SO MUCH! I love all of them...And the one of my son really captures him, I think. He loves that he's wearing his Simpson's T-shirt...the other sketch, I do like it. Strong, simple lines, it's perfect. Thank you, thank you!"

  • "I like these portraits very much - there is a gentleness, and the one that is square is especially lovely. It is very special to have these and I will be sending my mother an email to show her the result. Thank you so much - you are very talented."

  • "It is so nice to also have a beautiful portrait of our daughter, in addition to the one of the boys...rather than being embarrassed at the attention, I think she's really proud to have it hanging in our house."