Big Fish, Small Pond

Big Fish, Small Pond

Great movement the fish are really swimming, wonderful textures Andrea.

Lots of depth and movement Andrea, really love this one!

Lovely postings. Andrea! This is my favorite - love the sense of movement, the palette and the textures. Thank you too for your very kind comment on my painting.

Thank you Carole, Fiona and Seok for your lovely comments :) :)

I love this too, Andrea. And thank you for looking at my gallery. I am giving acrylics a try now, for a change!

Thank you Shirley, and you are very welcome! I hope you really enjoy painting with acrylics, and I look forward to seeing if you post some in your gallery :) best wishes.

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An impasto artwork, acrylic on block canvas.This was actually the first picture I painted in an impasto style. It was based on a photograph I took of fish in a pond at our local garden centre. I wanted to capture the movement of the fish and all the ripples and reflections as they moved through the water.

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Andrea Hook

I have always loved art and as a child I would frequently be found drawing the trees in the garden. I first worked as a graphic designer and illustrator in London and Dorset for fifteen years. One of my favourite posts was illustrating natural-history display-boards in watercolour & ink for Dorset…

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