Commission Testimonials

Here’s a selection of feedback from collectors who commissioned paintings with me.

Magheroarty-Donegal-Ireland 2023 

We are just home now and love the painting. Best wishes Michael and Rosemarie Co. Derry, N. Ireland 2023


Boat by Inch Beach 2023

Boat by Inch Beach 2023Emma, you just made our day!! Your work is so beautiful – we are proud to own one! Tara – USA, 2023

Ballybrack Chapel 2023

Ballybrack Chapel 2023Just a quick note to say thanks.  The painting arrived this afternoon and it is even more beautiful than the photo you shared. My husband absolutely loves it and immediately recognised it as your work.  He’s over the moon with the gift and particularly the way you captured the light.  Carmel – Donegal, Ireland 2023

Painting of Lough Meela Donegal by Emma Cownie

Lough Meela (2023)

That is perfect!  I want to be the first to see it! So excited! Lucille – USA 2023
Errigal painting - A Commission 2022
Errigal painting – A Commission 2022

Just to let you know the painting has arrived safe and sound. It’s just beautiful!! Thank you again for creating it for me. Lorna – N.I  September 2022


Cruit Island - A Commission
Cruit Island – A Commission

I received the painting yesterday. I am very pleased with it and I know my friends will be thrilled. Thank you for your great work, Chris N.I.  September 2022


Caswell Bay - A Commission
Caswell Bay – A Commission

Your painting arrived safely, as planned, last Wednesday morning. It is lovely – yes, I’m really delighted with the result.  It’s now on the wall in an airy and bright south-facing room in Shropshire, where it will remind me of summers past – and present. Martyn – Wales August 2022


Pill House, Llanmadoc, Gower
Pill House, Llanmadoc, Gower

Hi Emma,  The painting arrived this afternoon. We are both very pleased with it. Thanks very much for your work , it is much appreciated. Regards Rob (UK, Spring 2021)

Monsieur Hulot's House
Monsieur Hulot’s House (Mon Oncle)

Hi Emma,   Just wanted to say I received your painting yesterday and love it!   Thank you, and thank you again! Mark (USA, Spring 2021)

Lorna's Arranmore
Lorna’s Arranmore – A commission
Thank you. Yes I do like the painting, very much. The clouds especially are amazing and I think you have captured the view so well… I am really happy with it. My family all love it too and that is important to me, Thank you. Lorna (UK, Autumn 2020)

View From Portnoo
View From Portnoo
Dear Emma, Just collected painting from framers, thrilled with the result! Will be in touch….Susan (N. Ireland, Summer 2020).

Bobi's Morfa Nefyn
Bobi’s Morfa Nefyn
Dear Emma, We love the painting.  Thanks again! Bobi (Wales, Summer 2020)  

Galway Hooker
Galway Hooker
Dear Emma, This is wonderful! Thank you so much! Michelle (USA, Summer 2020)