The Chip Thief

Cat-Walking Seagull (Strike a Pose)
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I think you have got that slightly malevolent beady look that seagulls have off to a T. I am sure the recipient will love it as it is a super painting.

Thank you so much Thea and Jenny, for taking the time to comment. It was an rather unusual commission for me. It was rather more challenging to take the photo this is based on than I imagined. It really didn't trust me at all - hence that beady eyed look it is giving me Thea! Definitely camera shy!

great. painting Look,s like the one who stole my hot dog in whitby. Seriesly. This is Briliant. work. LOVE it

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13/04/2015
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A commission for Christmas, for someone who loves seagulls. Based on photographs I took in Devon, this cheeky bird had bagged a prime location near the seaside benches, for an afternoon of chip thievery! Acrylic paint on acrylic paper.

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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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