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Few Testimonials

“Thank you for your art Najma. You created a beautiful memory for us on top of the hundreds we'll have of that special day.”
Comment on instagram by Cabral (therealcabbie), 17th August 2019
“I can’t stop looking at there gorgeous painting you did fir us. It is incredible. You’re so wonderfully talented! I will cherish this gift for years to come.”
Dana Hollenbach, 17th August 2019
“Hi Najma,
Thank you again for your lovely work on the weekend.  Dana and Cabral absolutely loved their painting and we can't wait to get it framed and presented to them.
Thanks again Najma!  You are an absolute pleasure to work with and your creative talent is beyond words. " 
Marijke (Daye). Toronto.August 2019
"Hi Najma
Thanks so much again for yesterday... we are so happy with the painting and everyone loved it!Thanks!"
Maggie, St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia, July 2019
"To top off the evening, @najma_liveart presented us with this beautiful watercolour painting of the reception. Such a wonderful keepsake and wedding gift from Jeff ❤️ So many family and friends were captured in this frame!!” ....Instagram post by Natalie

“It was an absolute pleasure to have you at our wedding. You did an amazing job and we will cherish this paining forever. Thank you again.” ....Jeff
Natalie Duke (and Jeff Caselton wedding at the Algonquin Resort, Saint Andrews by the Sea, New Brunswick,18th May’19).
"Dear Najma
A huge thank you for capturing multiple moments of our journey to arrived life. The decor, food and venue are all gone at the end of it, but your paintings will remain with us for ever...."
Myra and Zohair, September 2018
"Dan and I were so honoured to have Live Art by Najma paint this beautiful scene from our wedding day. Najma was actually at our wedding LIVE painting the whole night. She did an amazing job of painting us and our guests and the beautiful surroundings of Lot Six."
Colleen Friske on facebook,17th July, 2018
"Najma you bring treasured moments alive in your paintings ,something a couple will have to remember the rest of their lives"
Laura Friske on facebook 7th July 2018
"What can I say??  Words can’t thank you enough for the beautiful paintings you did !Everyone was in complete awe!"
Gloria Pink...personal message 29 July 2018
"Najma did live painting at my daughter's wedding two years ago, and it is a unique, treasured painting on her wall for all to see. Beautiful work!"
Francine Musson on facebook. 10th June 2018.

"Wow. She was the highlight of my wedding. So many people were in awe of her talent, and how she wonderfully captured our day. Now we have an amazing, personalized piece of art that we can keep forever, and will always cherish. Plus, she's an extremely kind and caring person, on top of her talent. Could not give a higher recommendation."
Sarah McDonald on my facebook page, April 2018
"Najma, words can simply not express how much you added to Julie's wedding. It was perfect! I am in awe of your talent, you captured the feeling of the night perfectly."
Jody Tetford, May 2017
"This was one of the best gifts we could have ever received. Najma did the most beautiful job capturing our wedding. It is such a treat to look at our painting and see our family and friends enjoying themselves. This is a one of a kind precious piece of art that we will proudly display for all to see in our home. Thank you Najma from the bottom of our hearts for taking the time to capture the joy of our day" ---Jillian Scott, October 2016

"Najma Sharif is a talented artist and displays wonderful versatility in her art work. Above all she is a very friendly person."
Terri-Lynn Warren,  September 2015
"Najma is amazing at what she does and painted me a beautiful piece of art that nobody else will have because it is one of a kind and of the most special day of my life; my wedding! Everybody needs to have one!" ---Blaire Jordan, October 2014

During the two years of' 'covid ' I have not done any live painting, instead mainly painting from home. A lot of commissioned art has come my way to keep me busy. Here's a section of an email sent to me by a client from USA whose wedding album was shared with me

" Hi Najma,
This is beautiful! I love the fun and lively atmosphere you’re capturing. I can’t wait to see the finished product. Thank you so much for sharing! Feel free to paint to your hearts content. 
March 14th 2022

Dear Najma


Thank you for all your beautiful paintings and for bringing our wedding to life despite the distance.

From the moment we first talked and you told me both your personal and professional story, I felt an instant connection to your spirit and energy. 

I know this last year has been so tough for you and your family but I know that you will immortalize your beautiful daughter in each brush stroke .


Mahathi and Ajay


13th June 2022

On the 27th of July 2022 I painted a wedding ceremony in the backyard of the groom's house in Fall River, Nova Scotia. It was a gift from his mother Sheri Morgan. This is what Sheri wrote to me afterwards,

“They could not believe it. It’s so beautiful …We’re going out today to get it framed. Chloe and Ben were just blown away( and Chloe loved that you made her a bit skinnier hahah)”


Allie and Ian Assef

6 August 2022

“Thank you so much for our beautiful paintings. We love them and are so touched by how much love and joy you put into your work.”

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