Donovan Sparhawk is one of the premier pencil portrait artists in the United States. His work hangs in public and private collections across the country. Donovan’s work transcends images created through photographs by revealing more depth and intrigue to that captured moment in time. The result is a work that truly captures the essence of his subjects.
Many clients are long-time, repeat customers, who have relied on his skill to chronicle their family portraits and other important events. Donovan’s art offers a remarkable opportunity to create a lasting memory that is a gift for the generations.
In addition to portraits, Donovan’s work also includes an amazing series of Indian art, western compositions, and military art. Some of his artwork is for sale as limited edition prints.
From his home in Abilene, Texas, Donovan has shared his artistic gift with the community by serving as a special visiting art instructor in the Abilene, Texas school system. As a result of his travels to Japan, he also has an interest in origami and artfully prepared sushi. Donovan will create a lovely sushi plate for you via reservations made at least a week in advance. He often shares his expertise in art and origami by offering classes by appointments. His historic motel in Abilene serves as his home base as he travels around the world creating art and portrait work.
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