Recent feedback received from 'Commission a house portrait' customers
'So sorry for the delay, I wasn’t able to pick (the painting) up from our porter till yesterday- I love it! My husband will too! Thank you so much! I hope it will be in our house for many years to come'
CS September 2018
'I Collected the painting from the Post Office yesterday. So exciting to open the parcel. It's just lovely - thank you for your superb work.'
JO August 2018
'Just wanted to let you know that the portrait has arrived safely and I'm hugely pleased with it. Beautifully painted, with real sensitivity. Thank you so much'
SH June 2018
'Thrilled with the portrait of my Dad's house which is superb. Thank you, and for the fast turn around as well'.
JL June 2018
'Just wanted to let you know that the parcel has arrived. Feeling of ceremony as we opened it...and total delight as the painting was revealed! Huge thanks for an excellent job.'
PT April 2018
'Thank you for the painting. I'm really very pleased with it. Perfect wedding present!'
SN April 2018
'The painting arrived, it's wonderful! - thank you very much. Although I've only seen the house a few times from a small distance, I think you've really captured its character and I'm sure my mother will be thrilled'.
JJ January 2018
'Wanted to let you know that the portrait has arrived very promptly and I couldn't be happier with it! This will be just about the loveliest Christmas present I've ever given to my parents. Thank you'
PL December 2017
'I received the portrait this morning and I am delighted with it! You have really captured my little house well, I can't wait to get it framed and on the wall. The colours are great - so subtle. Many thanks. I am really pleased'.
PD October 2017
'Love the portrait! Can't wait to get it framed'
DW September 2017
'I have the wonderful house portrait you did for us framed and in position in a prominent place in our sitting room. It is much admired! Just wanted to thank you for such a beautiful piece of work'
MJ August 2017
'Thank you for the wonderful portrait. Have just opened the parcel that arrived today and I'm delighted with it. This will be treasured by the whole family'
LR June 2017
'The portrait arrived today - it is so lovely, I think the house owners will adore it!'
SJ April 2017
'I really appreciate the work you have put in to create a wonderful portrait of my daughter's house. I know she will love it, as will the whole family. With sincere thanks'
JB March 2017
'Thank you for your beautiful work. So pleased with the result'
RT December 2016
'Just to let you know that the parcel arrived safely and with plenty of time for me to get the painting framed for a Christmas present. You've done a beautiful job - I can't wait to hand this over on Christmas Day.'
SH December 2016
'Thank you so much for the beautiful portrait of our house & garden, and in plenty of time for Christmas. A superb piece of work.'
JL December 2016
'Portrait arrived safely thanks. It's absolutely beautiful, and I'll be heading to the framers with it today. A lovely job - thank you'.
LB September 2016
'Portrait received safely. Thank you! You've created the most delightful image from the not-very-good photos I sent you - really thrilled with the resulting painting!
SL June 2016
'I just wanted to thank you for getting the portrait ready in time for my friend's wedding day. She and her partner (now husband) were thrilled with your painting, as was I! Many thanks for a really superb job'.
LB June 2016
'The watercolour portrait has arrived safely and I'm really delighted with it. Thank you!'
JW April 2016
'It's arrived! Thank you so so much - It is absolutely beautiful!! You have such a talent. I love it and I am sure my mother in law will too. I love it so much I've told my husband I want one of our first home together and our current home; it's a shame my birthday has just been!'
HW February 2016
'The portrait is just charming, thank you so very much, lovely! (my husband was very chuffed). Many many thanks!'
LS January 2016
'My husband was very pleased with the portrait and it now takes pride of place in his study. Many thanks once again. Just thinking about what I could commission for future birthdays/ Christmases!'
CW January 2016
'It was my husband's birthday yesterday and I gave him your picture of our house - he was thrilled with it and loves it. We now have the delightful pleasure of deciding where it is to go. Thank you so much!'
KW January 2016
'Just wanted to thank you for the house portrait - which was received really well as a special Christmas present for my boyfriend. Intend to commission another later in the year for another family member. THANK YOU!'
LM January 2016
'We received the painting last night and it looks fabulous!!! We cannot wait to frame it and hang it in our home. Thank you so much!!!'
EW November 2015
'I have received your painting safely and am delighted with it, especially as you captured the likeness of my daughter so perfectly in miniature!'
CW October 2015
'Thank you once again for such a lovely painting which we are so pleased with and the professional, prompt service which came with it'
LS October 2015
'Thank you so much for the beautiful painting. We all really love it and I can’t wait to put it up on the wall'
KS-S October 2015
'We received (the painting) today and we love it! Thank you so much!'
RC August 2015
'The painting arrived today and I am so, so pleased with it. Thank you very much. I'm sure my mum will be absolutely delighted with it.'
MM July 2015
'Have just received the water colour. Thank you so much - my husband and I are thrilled with it! You have caught the dog just right and you have done an amazing job. They are going to love it'.
SW June 2015
'Portrait received - really pleased with it! Many thanks.'
SF May 2015
'You recently completed a portrait for my brother/sister in laws' anniversary gift. Just to let you know, they were absolutely delighted with it - not to mentioned surprised!
Thanks again for a lovely piece of work.
P.S. The gentleman who framed it was most impressed!'
JM May 2015
'Very nice I like it a lot. It. Is both warm and cool - does that make sense? I also like the way it is coloured - the simplicity is beguiling and helps maintain the focus. All in all we are very pleased. Just have to find the right frame now - the mount was an unexpected bonus - thanks for that'.
MG March 2015
'The portrait arrived this morning. I'm so pleased with it. It really will make a superb wedding present once framed and I couldn't be happier with it. Sincere thanks.'
JG March 2015
'So pleased with the painting - many many thanks'.
HS December 2014
'I just came from the post office and tore the parcel open and the painting is LOVELY! It is BEAUTIFUL. Thank you so much, my husband is going to love it.'
R H-L December 2014
'Many thanks for sending the watercolour, it’s fantastic! My brother and sister-in-law will love it.'
NW December 2014
'Picture has arrived and I am delighted! I shall recommend you.'
NL November 2014
' Just to let you know that your painting has arrived safely, and that I'm really happy with it - it's beautiful. Thanks for adding some summer colour to the garden too!'
LJ October 2014
'Mum got the painting this morning, she loves it! Thank you very much for a great job.'
JT August 2014
'Portrait arrived safely thanks and i'm so delighted with the painting. Next stop - find a frame to do it justice!'
HT June 2014
'Thank you so much for the portrait of our new country cottage - am so pleased with the result and intend to feature it on our 'new address' cards.'
LG June 2014
'Your house portrait arrived this morning - thank you so much for such a speedy turn-around. I am absolutely thrilled with the painting - couldn't be more delighted - and I know the person it's being given to will be over the moon with it too. I will be a returning customer!'
DW April 2014
'Absolutely love (the portrait) and have been out to buy shabby chic frame for it today'.
PH February 2014
'Belated thank you for the house portrait which was received in time to frame up as a Christmas present. Delighted with the result - as was the recipient. Many thanks'.
HL February 2014
'So pleased with the house portrait, which even exceeds expectation. This is intended as a special present - so sincere thanks.'
JT November 2013
'I have received the painting and I love it! It captures the house and Ambrose perfectly so thank you.
I'm sure my mum will be really pleased with it so thanks again.'
LB September 2013
'The portrait has turned out superbly and is sitting proudly in our living room. The long gestation has resulted in the perfect portrait, and is exactly what we had in mind when we first saw your ad in a Cotswold magazine last Christmas in Burford. It's going to feature on our Christmas cards this year. Thank you so much.'
AM August 2013
'Just wanted to let you know how delighted I am with the watercolour portrait you did for me; the picture is professional and sensitively done and I can't stop looking at it! I may well be in contact again with a further commission (this time a wedding gift) and, in the meantime, please accept my thanks for such a wonderful picture.'
LB June 2013
'I got the picture today and am absolutely over the moon! It's fabulous! I couldn't want a better picture! So pleased'
EC March 2013
'The portrait is amazing, and thank you for completing it so quickly'.
GR March 2013
[i]‘I received the painting today - I was out yesterday and they delivered it to my neighbour.
It's absolutely wonderful! Thank you so much. I am sure my parents will love it, they have no idea about this and it is nothing they have ever mentioned before so it really will be a surprise for them.
Thank you again, I will definitely recommend you to anyone looking to have a painting commissioned’.
KR December 2012
‘Very very pleased with the portrait, and thanks for getting it to me so quickly (sorry for the short time frame). I know my parents will be delighted with it, so job done!
Thanks again and I’d be very happy to recommend you’.
MS December 2012
‘Just a note to thank you for the house portrait. It was just what I was hoping for and is already gracing our hallway.’
PB October 2012
‘The painting arrived safe and sound this morning. I love it! It’s a beautiful representation of our little house without being too ‘photographic’. Just the style I was looking for. Thank you.’
KT September 2012
‘Thanks for getting the picture to me on time. I’m thrilled with it and can’t wait to present it as a wedding present for my niece and her – soon to be – husband. It’s a really special and wholly unique present – thank you so much’.
AH June 2012