Commission Status: OPEN

The following is for private art and writing commissions only; not for publication. Limited space is available. Use link at the bottom of this page for inquiries and requests (include the word COMMISSION in your message title).

For inquiries about and availability for freelance writing & art, please use the Contact Page (prices & terms differ).


Single character, custom art. Examples:

Size/Type B&W Colour
Small 4″x6″ $25 $50
Medium 9″x12″ &
Sketch Covers
$120 $200
Large 11″x17″ $200 $300


Backgrounds= +$50-$100 Ex Char= +$50 ea. Wraparound Sk Covs= x2 price

Add Text to Art= +$5.00 (up to 24 words)
Headshots = 1/2 Price (available on request)

NOTE: An additional charge of up to $100 per piece may be added for intricate details and/or colors at artist’s discretion. This will be discussed and agreed by artist and commissioner before commission is begun/payment.


Writing commissions are printed on paper and may use any font of your choice. Handwritten commissions are available (see pricing below).

Poetry= $10.00/4 lines


Handwritten= $2.00/line Calligraphy= $5.00/line**

**NOTE: J. M. does not offer calligraphy as a stand-alone service

Other commission types available upon request (such as acrylic paintings). Special pricing will apply.


By hiring J. M. DeSantis for a commission you agree to and understand the following: Private Commissions (art or writing) are for personal use only; no reproductions or publications may be made using commissioned art or writing, unless requested and by written the permission of J. M. DeSantis. All pricing is subject to change at artist’s discretion.


J. M. DeSantis currently accepts payment through PayPal and Venmo.

  • Half (1/2) Payment Due before J. M. DeSantis will begin your commission (non-refundable)
  • Remaining (2/2) Payment Due at or before delivery of the final piece

Please do not send any payment until the commission has been agreed upon and you have been placed in J. M.’s commissions schedule. Receipts available upon request.


Shipping available anywhere in the world. Shipping charges will apply (higher charges outside of the United States). Pickup available at conventions or at mutual meeting place at a reasonable distance from J. M. DeSantis’s studio in Northern New Jersey, USA.


Please include the word COMMISSION in your message or e-mail title (so it doesn’t get lost). E-mail: jay-em-dee-at-jay-em-dee-san-tis-dot-cahm (spelled “phonetically” to avoid junk mail)