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One of the most UNIQUE gifts that you can surprise a family member or friend with, is a custom home portrait original painting. Gift certificates available.
If you want to purchase a home portrait later in the year, try to take a good photo during the spring or summer months to send me later, I have painted home portrait winter scenes also.

I have 50 years of watercolor painting experience and I only use the finest materials.
My bio included to place on the back of your frame.

Take a camera or cellphone photo of your house showing the sun light and shadow you like best.

Attention Real Estate Agents or Home Builders, an original home portrait commission would make a fantastic gift for new home owners.


Commission a fine art original watercolor painting of a home, business, church, restaurant, farm or any special remembrance, makes a great gift for Christmas, Mother's Day, Father's Day or Birthday!..............hand sketched and hand painted by Louisiana artist (DON COBB).

You can also send me a digital photo of an item in your yard or around your town you would love an original painting of.....old general stores, statues, signs, boats, buildings, landmarks, etc.

You can purchase extra 11x14" art prints of the commission I paint for you to give as gifts. You can also purchase 8x10x1.5" or 11x14x1.5" gallery wrap canvas prints of your home portrait to give as gifts.

Painting will be from your own emailed photo references.
I can edit items out of your photo, if you wish, at no extra charge.

Painted on thick 140 lb. acid free fine art watercolor paper that is handmade in France. Watercolors I use are professional grade USA American Journey pigments that resist fading.

All home portraits are shipped with Fedex, insurance and delivery conformation.
Fedex will need your phone number and signature upon delivery.


1. I absolutely loved the custom house portrait painted by Don. It captured the spirit of the home wonderfully. In addition, Don was great help in editing my not-so-professional photo so that the house really shone through in the finished watercolor! A simply lovely picture and an overall great Etsy experience. 9x12" Home Portrait - Brooklyn, NY

2.Don is an excellent artist. He painted a beautiful portrait of the church I was married in as a first anniversary gift for my husband. His communication was excellent. I received frequent feedback and updates from him while he was working on the painting. I can't wait to give it to my husband! Thanks Don! 9x12" Church Portrait - Queens, NY

3.My Mother just loves it, Thanks Don! - 20x24" Church Portrait - Texas

4.My wife really loves this home portrait and now I need prints of it for her brother and sisters. 18x24" Plantation Home Portrait - Louisiana

5.I LOVE it, can't wait to get it framed! 11x14" Home Portrait - South Carolina

6.OH MY GOSH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Don, that is beyond fantastic! I am so incredibly happy! It is absolutely wonderful! I cannot thank you enough!!!!!!! oh my gosh! I cannot wait to give it to her! No Christmas gift will EVER top this one! 11x14" Home Portrait - Alabama

7.What a great find! Don was so easy to work with, sent me pictures of the progress and answered my messages in a timely manner. The end result was beautiful and looked like the picture I sent him. Awesome! 11x14" Home Portrait - Florida

8. Perfect, I love it! Thanks Don - 8x10" Lake house Portrait - North Dakota

9. WOW! We love it! We have two more we want you to do! - 11x14" Home Portrait - Louisiana

10. Hi Don, The house portrait arrived and it is beautiful! We absolutely love it!.. You really captured the essence of the house. This house has been in my husband's family for almost 100 years and he is awed by the painting. I cannot wait to see the reaction when everyone sees it. This will truly be a treasure for many future generations. I do have other places I would like portraits of and I will be in touch. Thank you so much! 8x10" Home Portrait - Louisiana

11. A beautiful portrait for my dad for Christmas. Don Cobb is an incredible painter. I am very pleased with the overall look of the portrait. It is exactly what I had hoped to receive. 14x20" Home Portrait - Malibu, CA

12. Love it, Don! You have really captured it! Can't wait to give it to my parents! Thank you!!! 8x11" Lake House Portrait - Maryland

13. Unbelievable, Wow!!!!!! 24x48" Cafe Portrait - Louisiana

14. They are going to just love it!!!!!! 8x11" Courtyard Scene - Louisiana

15. & 16. Both home portraits look beautiful, Love the paintings. They are exactly as expected. Arrived before expected and working with Don on the design was pleasant and fun. Very responsive to questions and input. Thanks! Two - 8x11" Home Portraits - South Carolina

17. 18. 19. Love all the paintings (five total). The artist did a fantastic job making each detail as I specified. The whole process was fun and communication was very clear. Thanks so much for making these custom art pieces!……Three - 8x11" Home Portraits - South Carolina

20. I bought this for my wife's birthday and I know she will love it. We love Don's artwork. Keep painting and we will keep coming back! - 9x12" Home Portrait - Canada

21. The College portrait looks amazing! I know my husband is going to love it, thanks so much for everything! 8x11" - College Campus Portrait - Philadelphia, PA

22. I just love it - 9x12" Home Portrait - Alabama

23. It looks great!!! - 9x12" Home Portrait - Kentucky

24. My husband is going to just love it!!! - 11x14" Home Portrait - Louisiana

25. I love the style of my custom painting of a scene in New Orleans by Don. I was surprised how quickly Don completed it and shipped it! It came out beautifully! I highly recommend him. 8x11" NOLA Street Scene - Louisiana

26. I commissioned a watercolor of our first home for my husbands' and my first anniversary. Don worked with me over weeks to make sure all the details were just so, painting our family dog onto the front porch to stand guard and emailing me updates before he began painting so that we could double-check the scale and composition. The finished product was absolutely stunning and arrived well before my deadline for framing. Can't say enough about his work or the care he takes in doing it! -11x14" Home Portrait - Missouri

27. Wow, that is amazing!!! Thank you so much, it is absolutely perfect! - 8x11" Home Portrait - Beverly Hills, California

Home Portrait - Custom Hand Painted House Portraits - Original Watercolor Painting Commission From Your Photo

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  • Materials: professional watercolor pigments, Watercolor paper handmade in France
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