Our customer asked us to create a house plaque showing a life like common toad sitting in some grass with a friendly face for this Toad Cottage house name sign. Not a particularly easy task to paint a life like toad with a friendly face, but I think you will agree our artist has achieved the objective
A classic example of a Bridge top house sign with a cute red breasted robin hand painted in the top arch. We have made quite a lot of house signs with different robins in the past. take a look at the following link: http://yoursigns.blogspot.co.uk/search?q=robin
This house name plaque is depicting the customers home in the oval hand painted picture. We can paint any type of houses on the house sign from a photograph. This one did not have the purple wisteria out in bloom in the photo supplied by the customer and our artist painted the flowers surrounding the windows as described by the customer
Our customer asked us or a sign depicting a river bank with a male pheasant, red breasted robin on a branch of oak with acorns and some badgers peeking out of a den. The landscape in the far distance is a local landmark to the customers location called 'The Cloud'
Our customer form USA (who has ordered several hand painted signs on previous occasions) requested a flat landscape with a field of poppies with an English church in the background and several black cats peeking out of the field of poppies for this particular sign.
This sign was designed by our customer herself. She sent us an image with the design she drew in coloured pencils and asked us to recreate the drawing on our largest oval house sign. Our artist has followed the customers brief very well - compare for yourself.
Our customer asked us to create house sign depicting a cottage loaf type bread with some wheat ears and poppies in the background for their home which was an old bakery. Our artist painted the loaf so life like we all wanted to eat it!
For this house sign the customer sent us an image depicting their house and front garden and asked us to create a house plaque showing their home on it. The hand painted house is a pretty good likeness of the actual property.
This woodpecker cottage house name plaque was ordered by a customer who saw a similar example we made a couple of years ago. The bird is painted perched on an aged tree stump with a natural environment as a background. The font is called Century Schoolbook
Our customer asked us to create this unusual house sign. She wanted a very personalised gift for a friend. The hand painted pictorial depicts some books, a cup of tea and colourful reading glasses. The books where to include Peter Rabbit, The Hobbit and To Kill a Mocking bird and one of the books where to lean against the house number. The font is called Black Chancery. We think the wording means The Small Library. The customer has ordered signs from us in the past for her own home and a few other hand painted house plaques for friend as personalised gifts.
Our customer asked us to create this pictorial house sign showing a red squirrel nibbling an acorn. The customer sent us an image they took of the squirrel which had a soft background focus and our artist pretty much copied this effect as the background on this house sign.
This house sign was ordered by a customer who wanted an early dawn sky with two cockerels in the landscape with one of the rooster birds crowing in the early morning dawn. The font on this sign is called Victorian
Our customer asked us to create a house sign with a red squirrel sitting on an oak tree branch sideways eating an acorn. This is quite a popular theme. We paint more red squirrels than grey squirrels. Here on the Isle of Wight we have only red squirrels.