Our Favourite Place Watercolour Sketch

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A personalised watercolour sketch of your favourite place, hand-drawn by artists working in Devon and printed with your choice of text.

We can draw a variety of scenes eg: a holiday destination, honeymoon, where you proposed. We draw in a sketchy style to capture the outlines of the view, and colour in our painterly watercolour style. The illustration is personalised with your chosen words.


Hand-drawn, digitally coloured in watercolour style and printed to order on 200gsm acid free, fine grain artists paper. We won't include people, cars, dustbins, satellite dishes etc, but let us know in your notes if you want anything else removed or added.


Small- Mount size 25.5x25.5cm (10x10”), image size approx 15x15cm (6x6”)
Large- Mount size 25.5x30.5cm (10x12”), image size approx 18x23cm (7x9”)
Extra Large- Mount size 38.8x38.8cm (approx 15x15”), image size approx 28x28cm (11x11”)

Hand drawn illustrations

Each illustration is drawn by hand by our team of talented artists in our studio in North Devon. We colour and digitally print on acid free, fine grain artists paper. 

If you select a digital proof, your illustration will be sent to you via email for you to check before printing. We offer up to 3 amends to your original drawing. For further changes there will be an additional charge. 

Drawn from your photograph

We can draw whatever building you like! Simply upload your photo to the order form above. We will draw from the perspective of your image.

If you don’t have a photo, use Google Streetview - go to Google.com, click on ‘Maps’ and enter the address. Click on the street view of the road or drag the yellow stick man onto the map. Use the pointers to locate your house. When you have a good view, click the link icon, copy the link and email it to us, or contact us and we will do it for you. 

For public venues, you can send weblinks to online photos.


"Absolutely loved this, such a beautiful gift and can’t believe how great the end result was! Speedy production and delivery too which was brilliant. "

Rose Kavanagh (Goole, GB)

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After printing, we mount all our illustrations in high quality bevelled white mounts.
Wooden frames are also available, all handmade in the UK from solid wood in black, white or oak, and provided with integrated hanging hooks and Pilkington glass (extra large frames are glazed with high grade Quinn perspex for safe delivery.)

Customer Reviews

Based on 12 reviews
Nick H (Plymouth, GB)
Wonderful & Helpful

A great team offering great support and a really wonderful service. I couldn’t be happier with the finished article. Thank you!

Anonymous (Liverpool, GB)
Even better than hoped

The painting exceeded my expectations (which were already pretty high). The image was beautiful and really captured the feeling of the place. Extremely talented artist behind this. Thank you for creating such a wonderful present. I will definitely be buying more in the future!

Louise (Rochester, GB)
Wonderful product

I asked for a painting of the place where my parents met, as a diamond wedding gift. So much care was taken to check the image was just right. I am absolutely thrilled with the final product and I know my parents will be too.

Sophie B. (Reading, GB)
Anniversary present

Bought our favourite place sketch,, and had mine and my partners first date location painted. It is so much better than I could have ever wished for. The team were very helpful and took a real interest in the work. Will definitely be back for more!

Jonathan Cooper (Hemel Hempstead, GB)
Excellent service and product

Prompt draft drawn up and approved and immediate dispatch. Lovely picture!!