Watercolor House Portrait



Commission an original architectural watercolor, oil or acrylic painting, ink or pencil drawing by architectural artist Hanne Lore Koehler direct from artist's studio online or in person. My basic PRICE LIST will give you a general idea of my fees; however, for a definite quote, please email your photo and specifications (size, watercolor, oil, acrylic, pencil) along with details you would like added, omitted, changed or combined with another photo. I would be delighted to examine your photographs and offer suggestions.

Request a quotation for painting or drawing your home, summer house, cottage, business establishment, historical heritage building, corporate office, ethnic club, yacht club, town and country club, school, church, temple, synagogue, fishing shanty, treehouse. Just email or mail a photograph and tell me your specifications (type of medium, size, etc.) and I will reply with your free cost estimate to paint or draw the image. All commissions are hand-painted or drawn personally with sensitivity by Hanne Lore Koehler. We deliver worldwide. Satisfaction guaranteed. International clients welcome!




Ontario house portraits


Original image size: 25" x 17""
Framed to size: 33" x 25"
An original commissioned painting

hand-painted by

Country Estate House Portrait Watercolor

I was commissioned to paint this watercolor portrait of a magnificent home in Guelph, Ontario as a Christmas gift from the homeowners' generous sister who lives in England - a thoughtful gift to be treasured. She sent me about 10 photos of the home that were taken from different perspectives in summer and in winter; however, she requested a detailed autumn watercolor painting because the colors would suit the decor of the home.

I used one of the winter photos as reference for the perspective of the home. It seemed to reveal the best view and included the front door, side windows, roof line and a good view of the landscaping. I used the summer photos as reference to determine where and what kind of foliage, perennials, shrubbery were in the garden. Then I transformed the green summer foliage into an autumn scene. The deep blue autumn sky is a good contrast to the golden ornamental grasses with white seed heads and yellow leaves of the birch tree. I created drama with sunlight, shadows and color contrasts. I painted as much detail in the home as I could for the size of painting without losing the watercolor look.


Goodness, how extraordinary! The painting is more beautiful than I could have ever hoped for, thank you. The detail on the house and landscaping is stunning and I love what you have done with the autumnal colours and lighting, so warm and beautiful. My sister will be absolutely speechless, that is, before the tears start to flow! ...

I gave the gift to my sister and her husband on Christmas morning and she was completely surprised and overwhelmed by the gift. Needless to say, she loves it and it will take pride of place in their home...Heather

I just wanted to send you a note to say thank you so very much for the incredible work of art you created on my sisters behalf for us! I was speechless. It is truly incredible and captures every detail of our home. It will hang with great pride in our home. I am so grateful that you and my sister Heather connected for such a special project. She is my "everything" and I will cherish this gift from her always...Carol



House Portrait Art Prints & Products

The quiet serenity of a beautiful autumn setting is preserved in this custom order watercolor portrait of a Guelph Ontario home in the country. When your portrait has been completed, you will be able to purchase art prints for family members, Christmas cards and other products with your image online. For prices, sizes, information about art prints, posters, art cards, canvas prints, acrylic prints, framing, throw pillows, duvet covers, shower curtains, tote bags, phone cases and more . . .


Ontario House Portrait



Hanne Lore Koehler:

To all the outstanding contemporary artists below who took the time to visit my website and comment on my work, I am deeply touched by your generous comments and warm welcome into the international community of artists hosted by Fine Art America! Your overwhelming support and selfless promotion are heart-warming. I am honored to get to know you through your art.

Comments by other artists:

Genevieve Esson
Stunning work Hanne! Love your watercolors. The colors in this piece are amazing! v/f

Dennis Baswell
lovely watercolor, super detail and contrast, great tones and contrast Hanne.

Sunil Kapadia
Stunning artwork. So much detailing. Masterful color rendering and viewpoint. Class apart. L/F

Venetia Featherstone-Witty
Beautiful composition and lovely colors. L/F/P

Anne Sands
Wonderful artwork l f

Joan Carroll
lovely work!

Tracy Hall
Your work is one of the Best here on FAA and no one can match you!!

Sandi OReilly
Stunning creation and great POV, Hanne, lovely detail F/L

Tami Quigley
Truly wonderful work Hanne! L/F

Donald Koehler
The dedication and work put into this piece is extraordinary, Hanne! You're masterful! Like and faved!!

RC DeWinter
Love the upward POV and magickal color work. l/f

Michele Myers
Wonderful architectural tour de force of watercolor painting and creative use of your source material to please your client, Hanne - L/F!

Meg Rousher
Fantastic! ...l/f

Andrzej Szczerski
Magical, mystical, beautiful! F / L

Shirley Mitchell
Congrats on your Elvis Pick of the Week Hanne, superb details, love it. L

Carolyn Rosenberger
Congrats on your Elvis Pick of the Week! Amazing details on this wonderful painting! L&F

Sharon Duguay
Congrats on your Elvis Pick of the Week feature in WFS Hanne ,superb details Love it L/F/Twt

John Malone
Congratulations on your Feature on our homepage! L and F by your administrator of the group as well.

Donna Kennedy
Re-visit Hanne, Congratulations on your ELVIS Pick of the Week Feature in WFS!...L/T

Julie Palencia
Congratulations Hanne on your feature as HIGHLIGHT ARTISTS FOR THE WEEK in the WFS group, lovely image.

Randy Rosenberger
Congratulations on being chosen for the big Feature, Elvis Pick of the Week, Your artwork was chosen to be FEATURED in this HOT spot on our homepage for this week. A truly lovely piece of artwork for all the world to view and enjoy. Thanks much for sharing! Randy “Elvis” Rosenberger Administrator of the Wisconsin Flowers and Scenery group

David Neace
Congratulation, you r work is featured on the homepage of "Created by My Hands"!

DJ MacIsaac
Wonderful work Hanne... wishing you the best in '17! LF

Betty Denise
Oh, the lucky owner to have such a beautiful remembrance of their most treasured home. Amazing work Hanne!

Rosie Sherman
Love it Looks likes Niagara on the Lake. What detail!!

Sorin Apostolescu
Excellent work !

Lenore Senior
Wow! Stunning and outstanding work! Awesome! v/f!

Dora Sofia Caputo Photographic Art and Design
Stunning painting of a magnificent home, Hanne! Your artwork is simply outstanding!

Donna Kennedy
Your talent is amazing Hanne, I wish I had a thimble of it! Beautiful commissioned house portrait my friend!...F/L/T/G+

Debra Larabee
Beautiful watercolor with great detail and composition.

Alan Kennedy
Beautiful piece of work hanne!!!

Zornitsa Tsvetkova
This is so beautiful ! Gorgeous work,dear Hanne ! L/F

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