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Commisioned Paintings

Vonnie considers these a pleasure and privilege. She is very experienced as a portrait painter, botanical illustrator/painter, pet/livestock and landscape artist. Working with you to create that special painting you have always wanted, ensuring the composition, colour and size is exactly fitting your requirements. Progress visits are always encouraged during the painting process, ensuring you the best possible outcome.

Below are some examples of Vonnies commissioned work


The Rangitikei with Aorangi

The Client wanted certain aspects of the region in this composition.

A compilation of ideas forms this composition.

Tui for the Jensen family

Nikau with New Zealand Bush

Broadway Radiology Commision

Commissioned by Peter and Sarah Dixon - A special painting for one of Palmerston Norths newest architectural landmarks. The brief was the river, in particular the Te Matai Road bend. It was a joy to paint one of my favourite views of the Manawatu river

Stan and Benny



Ira's portrait is a brief and gestural work leaning on blues to under paint the flesh colour. A dramatic little painting describing a vibrant and energetic lady.

Candice Paewai

This book is titled ' Makatu Tuna',and was commissioned as one in a series 

I have illustrated for Candice, who writes about New Zealand Fauna. These illustrations are the ' story board.'


Robyn and John Naylor Commission