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Welcome to
the art of
Sylvia Petersen


Explore Sylvia's portfolio including ink drawing, photography, sketches, ceramics, graphite drawing, fan art, and pencil crayon works.




Traditional art pieces can be shipped worldwide. Because of the paper used, scanning these pieces does not result in good scans.
Line art can be done traditionally and mailed or scanned, or digitally. Digital art can be done in smooth or pixel art style.


Pencil Crayon Piece

8" x 10" or 9" x 12" portrait completed in pencil crayon (colored pencil) from a photo/image reference of your choosing. Strathmore toned grey, toned tan, white, or black paper available.


Ink Art Piece

8" x 10" or 9" x 12" portrait completed in black and white ink pen from your photo/image reference. Ink portraits take more time and that is reflected in the price. Strathmore toned grey, toned tan, or white paper available.


11" x 14" Piece

Detailed ink or pencil crayon art created on Strathmore white or tan multi-media paper.

$20 - $50

Full Page Line Art

Line art is less detailed and does not include shading. Prices start at $20 for basic art and go up to $50 for complicated art such as coloring pages.

$30 - $50

Emotes, badges, etc...

Prices start at $20 for most bit badges, sub badges or buttons. Emotes start at $30. More complex work will go up to $50. Discounts available for sets/series (badge sets that only vary in color will be $30 for example).


Small Line Art

Small line art (less than 5 x 5 inches) is the same as full page line art but usually only contains one subject or object of focus.

Sylvia Petersen portrait

Artist Profile

Sylvia Petersen is a full-time freelance artist located in the Vancouver area of British Columbia, Canada. She's been creating art since childhood and has studied at Arts Umbrella on Granville Island (Vancouver), BC, Langley Fine Arts School in Fort Langley, BC, Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA, and the University of Idaho, ID. She Specializes in realism drawing and botanical photography with an eye for fine detail. She has an Associate of Arts in Photography and Digital Imaging, an Associate of Science in Environmental Horticulture. Bachelor of Science in Forest Resources, and Academic Certificates in Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing. She is a proud mother to a multitude of houseplants and two rescue cats.


Thank you for reviewing the Sylvia Petersen Artist Portfolio.
Please get in touch to inquire about commissions.

Vancouver, BC, Canada

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