Latest Work

Jamie Hansen:  Custom Coats of Arms and Illustration.

These are some of my latest works in watercolor, gold leaf, pen and ink.

Ball Jars

Ball Jars – 15″ by 22″ watercolor on paper.  A fun snow day project featuring three vintage jars and a few of my prettiest paintbrushes. Buy prints at...

This is Black Sunshine

15 by 22″ watercolor on paper.  Perfect that I finally managed to complete this on the morning of black friday.  This is Black Sunshine is an homage to one of my favorite White Zombie songs – the one that I love to turn up loud on the highway as I try to...

Mesrobian Family Crest

This lighthearted family crest was inspired by stories from the family and drawn from the client’s direction.

Brackins Coat of Arms

  16″ x 20″ watercolor, ink, and gold leaf on paper.  This piece features plenty of white gold and lion...

Brian and Kim Art Nouveau wedding portrait

12″ x 22″ watercolor, ink, and metal on paper.  This piece celebrates my brother and sister in law’s wedding.  They had snowflakes and white flowers in their ceremony....

Congugal coat of arms

11″ x 14″ watercolor and gold leaf on paper. Croxton / Park dual coat of arms featuring a stag and a...

Custom Montera Coat of Arms

12″ x 16″ custom family crest with a vintage monogram.   A family crest is a little like a personal logo – they were awarded by the college or arms when a person could could prove that their family had a certain heritage.  Today you don’t need...

Custom Rude Family Crest inspired by vintage engraving

14″ x 11″ custom family crest inspired by a vintage engraving.  This one features a lot of gold leaf and a silver leaf cross on the shield.   These custom coats of arms are a beautifully unique gift for an anniversary.  Re-create a coat of arms from...

Coat of arms with Chicken and Rooster supporters

11″ x 14″ Johnston coat of arms from a mixture of  historical research and the family’s interests.  This is my first piece with lots of white gold leaf.  The meta leaf on this piece is a mixture of white and yellow gold....

Thomason / Kinsey conjugal coat of arms with white roses

9″ x 12″ Gold and silver leaf, ink, and watercolor on arches paper.  This conjugal coat of arms was inspired by the one created for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and features a wreaths of the white springtime flowers that the family plans to use in...

Flying Things

16″ x 20″ digitally manipulated watercolor painting.  ...

Esche Coat of Arms

8″ x 10″ watercolor, gold and silver leaf, and ink on paper.  This piece was done from existing research and features a red lion with green and gold...

Petersen Coat of Arms

12″ x 16″ Ink, Gold and silver leaf, and watercolor paper. I’ve just bought a new size for the gold leaf that allows me to do more precise and even shinier raised gold leaf. This was the first piece to get the new size, Kolner Miniatum, made by a...

Wright Coat of Arms in Black and Gold

12″ x 16″ watercolor, ink, and 24K gold on paper.  This very shiny piece reminds me of UNCP where Chris and I went to college together, even down to the university”s colors of black and...


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