All of my paintings sold are non refundable once painting is approved and paid for. Payment plans are accepted. Deposits are non-refundable unless they are requested before work has commenced.


If you are interested in me doing a commissioned work for you, for a book cover or your own composition

commissions start at $2200 for approx 18″x24″ or similar size – and go up in cost as size increases/extra details/changes.

For smaller paintings than 18″x24, I will give you a personal quote.

Time varies from weeks or months depending on project but I will give you an estimated timeline once approved.


A simple small oil portrait 9″ x12″ starts  at $770

A simple small pastel painting 9″x12″ starts at $550

Cost goes up in cost as size increases

Time should take anywhere from 1-2 weeks once approved.

For commissioned paintings, deposit is requested before work is started. This deposit is non-refundable once work has commenced.

A second payment will be required in middle of timeline for the work and balance of full costs at end of painting once approved.

All copyright of paintings belong to Jo Jayson even after they are sold and no reproductions can be made except by the artist. Once sold, the physical  painting itself belongs to the purchaser.

For more information and a quote, you can call me at 917 748 1903 or email me at

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