Commission

The Drawing

I love architecture and drawing buildings. Using pen and ink in a free and expressive way, I aim to capture the personality of your home, whether that be a block of flats, terraced house,country cottage,stately home or tent.

I would love to draw your home.Making a commission is easy.

Fill in the contact form and email me a minimum of 2 clear photographs of your home.See blog post How to take a good photograph of your home

Add any notes, details to include or leave out. I will call you to have a chat about your drawing. I will then send a link for payment. Once received, you can expect to receive your commissioned drawing within two weeks. If you need your drawing urgently I will do my best to meet your requirements.

Pen and ink (including mount)- from £140
Pen and watercolour (including mount)– from £185

Working from photographs,each original signed drawing is produced on 140lb watercolour paper, square, 20 x 20 cm or rectangular 23 x 30 cm (A4). Drawn in non fading carbon ink , Windsor and Newton light fast ink and or Daniel Smith/ Windsor and Newton watercolours. Supplied with quality white mount.

*Commission an original pen and ink drawing before August 31st 2020 and I will donate 10% of purchase price to Hub on Rye Hill

Supplementaries

Each original drawing is scanned at high resolution and saved on file. From this we can adapt the artwork to make giclee prints, greetings cards, postcards, business cards or even a pdf letter head.

Prints – from £45 each (excluding mount)

Prints are reproduced on high quality slightly textured ‘Hannemuhle’ watercolour paper and can be ordered with/without mounts up to A1 size.

Greetings cards (minimum order 20 cards)-£40

Moving house, love your home,why not order greetings cards featuring your original drawing ? Your address can be included on the back of the card.Do you have a holiday let to advertise? Why not leave greetings cards at the property for guests to buy? An original way for guests to remember their holiday and serve as a reminder to book again with you. Cards are square, 14 x 14 cm or rectangular, 13 x 18cm (the format of your original drawing will dictate which is best size for you).Cards are supplied flat with pre-folded spine and envelopes.

Post cards (minimum order 100 ) -from £60

Advertise your business or holiday cottage on an A5 post card featuring the original drawing on the front with option of a personal message,house name and address on the reverse.

Postage and packaging -from £7.25

Each mounted art work is sealed within a biodegradable clear cellophane envelope and posted in compostable heavy duty cardboard packaging.


Returns

As you are commissioning a drawing, a refund would usually not be given unless, of course, the drawing sustains damage within the postal system.If this is the case, please photograph the damage as soon as possible,email it to me then a second drawing will be issued.Please note that it is your responsibility to make sure the package can be left somewhere dry. Sketch a Street cannot be held responsible for damage caused by the parcel being left outside .

Copyright

Sketch a Street retains copyright of all original artwork, we reserve the right to publish the image within the Sketch a Street website, share digital images on the world wide web, including social media and produce printed images for sale. The original drawing remains the sole property of the purchaser. The original images cannot be reproduced in any form without permission from the artist.