barbmauihi on Jul 26, 2016
Joe does OUTSTANDING work! This will be our 3rd custom home portrait from him and each one is breathtaking and beautiful. It seems he can see in to our minds eye and create the most vivid and accurate piece of art! Thank you Joe for the beautiful memories you create for us. What a wonderful gift you have been blessed with.
Elizabeth on Jul 22, 2016
My experience with Joe was fantastic from start to finish. He was willing to do a rush order to have the picture ready for my parents' anniversary, was very responsive to my emails and even sent the package a few days early. The final product is absolutely beautiful and my parents both cried when they saw it. Thank you so much for such a special rendering of this house that means so much to my family!
Allow me to capture the true beauty & charm of your Home or any building in an original Black & White or Color Sketch in various sizes. All of my artwork is original ( no computer used ) which take many hours to create. Working from photos for reference I am able to make the changes to your artwork which make your home unique. I also accept commissions for special architectural renderings to meet your individual needs. Please feel free to email me with any questions you may have.
Accepted payment methods
- Money Order
Personal check or money order. Work is started after payment clears.
Pennsylvania residents will be charged 6% sales tax
Shipped USPS Priority Insured w/ Delivery Confirmation
Delivery time is about 3-4 days
Shipping is based on matted artwork only - framing requires additional cost.
Up to $ 50.00 - $ 10.00
$50.01 to $100.00 - $15.00
$100.01 to $200.00 - $ 20.00
$200.01 to $400.00 - $ 25.00
Express shipping is available at additional charges, please inquire
Refunds and Exchanges
Artwork is packaged to avoid damage, but if damage does occur I will work with the insurance to make it right for both of us. I am happy to say that of the thousands of pieces I have shipped not 1 was damaged and they all got to the right place on time.
Additional policies and FAQs
Start with a convo(email) to me so I can give you an estimated delivery ( from receipt of photos), answer any questions you may have and instruct you on supplying the photos for reference.
Place your order and make payment through Etsy. When I receive your order, I will let you know how to get the photos to me by email or regular mail.
Within 24 hrs of placing your Etsy order I will contact you to get the process started.
You can mail or email me your photos ( emailed photos should be high resolution for color & detail ). I will let you know when I receive your photos. All photos sent will be returned.
PHOTOS: Your photos should be of the angle & preferred view. A slight angle showing the full front and a little of either side is better than a straight on view. A full view of the home in 1 photo is preferred. You can take the picture as far back as possible and move closer for the detail shots. Detail photos can be of anything which is important that can not be seen clearly in the main angle photo. Windows, doors, home detail etc. Make sure the sun is on the house for shading & correct color. Avoid taking photos at midday because the sun is directly on top of the home and the front is usually in shadow and dark. Do not take photos at days end. Do not photograph on an overcast day the colors will be washed out.
You may also include additional instructions on what to add or eliminate( telephone poles, cars, neighbors home etc. I can create the artwork in the season of your choice. When creating a color piece it's best if you indicate the colors you see in the photos because everyone sees color differently ( especially on different monitors and printers) We will work together thru the creative process to create a lasting memory.