Custom Watercolor Painting of Your Home


Need a gift for someone — or want to treat yourself?

Order a custom watercolor painting of your home!

Offer ends Aug. 15, 2020


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Early reviews are in from Alexandria-area residents who have ordered their customized front door paintings by local artist Alexandra Schmeling — we're hearing comments like, "This is beautiful!" and "I love it!" 

To commemorate the unusual amount of time that Alexandrians have spent at home this year, Alexandria Living has teamed up with Alexandria watercolor artist Alexandra Schmeling to bring you custom portraits of your home's entrance.

You can buy a custom 5 x 7 inch watercolor painting of the front or back door of your home for just $50. Proceeds will benefit local Alexandria nonprofit organizations!

There are three simple steps: 

  1. Fill out the form at the bottom of this page.
  2. Upload a photo of the door you'd like painted.
  3. Pay online here (or mail a check for $50 per painting to Alexandria Living, 201 N. Union St., Suite 110, Alexandria, VA 22314). 

We'll deliver your painting to you in just a few weeks! 

This offer is only until Aug. 15, 2020, so order today! 


About the Artist

Alexandra Schmeling graduated from Yale University in 2016 with a BA in Art. She moved to the area in 2018 and fell in love with Alexandria the first time she walked down King Street. Alex enjoys creating watercolors of the places she has visited, most notably in France. Recently, she has worked with local nonprofits to raise money through the sale of her art. You can see more of her work at and on her Instagram page @alexandra.schmeling.