Tag Archives: personalised house portrait

Behind the scenes

We get asked quite often how we create our personalised illustrations – whether its a wedding venue, family home or favourite place. So we thought we would give you a little insider knowledge on what happens to your hand drawn portraits behind the doors at letterfest HQ. Our talented illustrators hand draw your image from […]

Welcome to the world of detail

If you have not already seen or heard about our detailed illustrations we create here at Letterfest you need to keep reading. Most people have their own style, quirks or features they love about their home and lot of our products we created here have a contemporary feel, however, not everyone has the the same vision when […]

Win a House Illustration

House Illustration Competition

Estate and letting agents Gatekeeper are currently giving away one of our bespoke house illustrations on their Facebook page. Click here to enter their giveaway. Tell Gatekeeper why you love your home in 140 characters or less to stand a chance of winning one of our hand drawn portraits. It’s harder than you think to […]

Bricks and mortar

Illustration of a house in our black frame style

Our white and oak frames are always extremely popular for our illustrations of houses and wedding venues but we’ve noticed a recent rise in popularity of the modern black frame and as you can see they really do make the colours in our portraits pop. If you’ve bought one of our mounted illustrations or art […]

Barratt Developments & The Princes Trust

The Princes Trust

We’re very proud to be working with Barratt Developments PLC and their initiative for The Prince’s Trust Million Makers Programme. A team of graduates from Barratt Developments have taken up the challenge of raising as much money as possible for the trust before September this year. Our house portraits are for sale via their ‘Home’ […]

Portrait for a picture wall

Letterfest Personalised House Portrait on Daisy Chains & Dreamers

We were contacted this week by Sarah of lifestyle blog Daisy Chains & Dreamers after she received her Personalised House Portrait. Sarah framed the portrait herself in a simple white box frame and it’s currently sitting on her mantelpiece ready to be added to her new picture wall. Having an illustration of a house hand […]

House + car = happy customer!

Personalised House Portrait

Normally we don’t draw cars in our Personalised House Portraits but every so often customers ask us to include their 4-wheeled pride and joy in the picture. This happy customer posted this photo of their finished Detailed House Illustration on Twitter when they received it. We love a red front door and the lovely red […]

Spirit of Summer Fair 2013

Letterfest at Spirit of Summer 2013

We had a great time at Spirit of Summer Fair at Olympia last week. Four days of meeting lovely new customers and lots of loyal Letterfesters too who came to say hello and take a look at some of our new products. Wendy and Anna travelled up by train to London laden down with products […]

Streets Ahead

Hampstead Ink Little Greene

We spotted a new trend for having wallpaper with house illustration patterns. We’d like to think that our Personalised House Portraits are the inspiration for this fashion… Well maybe not but we are liking it all the same. We found a few designs we particularly liked and here they are.. Above is a wallpaper called […]

In the Press

romantic gift

The Guardian picked our Personalised House Portrait illustration as one of the finest romantic gifts this weekend. We couldn’t agree with them more! We will hand-draw your home, wedding venue or all-time favourite place, place based on a photograph you send us. These gifts are guaranteed to melt hearts! Click here to see our full […]

Our TV Debut!

Letterfest advert

This week notonthehighstreet.com launched their first Christmas TV advert and we were thrilled to have been chosen to feature in it. The advert focuses on giving memories as gifts like our lovely Personalised House Portraits. We love the way it highlights how our illustrations are hand-drawn. It’s a really intriguing advert and finger’s crossed it will […]

Halloween at Letterfest

Letterfest pumpkin for halloween

We don’t have any halloween themed products but we didn’t want to feel left out so look what Wendy and Tom have been up to…. Spookifying (not sure that is a real word?!) some of our art prints and house portraits. What do you think? Are we on to a winner with these?! Don’t worry […]

Grandparent’s Day October 7th

Engraved Garden Slate

October 7th is Grandparents Day in the UK (Don’t worry we didn’t realise until today either!)  We think it’s a great excuse for showing Grandma and Grandpa just how appreciated they are and we hope the day catches on over here like it has in the States. Here are a few gift ideas that we […]

It’s All in the Detail

Wedding Venue Illustration

Jackie has been on fire this past week with her personalised illustrations. She had a lots of very detailed buildings to draw and we think they all look amazing! Our Personalised Wedding Venue Portraits and My Favourite Place Personalised Illustrations are flying out the door at the moment. Our customers get married in some very glamorous […]

Colourful Portraits

Personalised House Portrait

We have come over all colourful this week at Letterfest. It must be the sun getting to us! We thought we would share some of the more vibrant Personalised House Portraits and Personalised Wedding Venue Portraits that we have been commissioned this past week. We love this lighthouse pictured above just because we love everything seasidey really but […]