Tatyana Kulida is a Russian born Italian trained portrait painting and portrait sculpture artist based in Wellington. Tatyana can be commissioned to create a portrait bust or bas-relief sculpture of someone you want to honour in a unique and special way.
The busts are usually life size and made from clay.
For information on commissioning a bas-relief sculpture, please click on the bas-relief example below.
A bust could be made to remember a loved one and allows a tacticle experience that no other representation of a human can.
Busts are made from photographs. On commissioning a bust you will be provided with information on what photos are needed.
The standard fee for creation of a clay bust is $2600. Prices may vary depending upon the requirements of the client regarding, size of the project. Busts can also be cast in bronze, but the process is much more involved and more expensive than clay.
There is a non refundable deposit of 30% when a bust is commissioned.
To commission a bust please email us through the contact page on this site and we will discuss your individual requirements.
Examples of busts on this page are made by Zad Jabbour. Zad is currently living in Lebanon and unavailable to make busts for now. He can still be commissioned to paint portraits