Wildflowers, Yellow & Blue


A beautiful display of colour and optimism Andrea.


I agree with John - great brush stokes !

Thank you very much John, it was a bit tricky to keep it loose on a painting so small - but that was the original challenge so I tried to stick with it! :-)

Thank you Carole, those uplifting colours really appealed to me when I was looking through the photos on my phone, it’s a subject I’ve painted before but not in traditional oils. Glad you like it too! :- )

Thank you so much Emma, very kind of you :- )

Helen, thank you so much for your lovely compliment, much appreciated! :- )

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Wildflowers on the roadside near my home. I’m moving between painting the garden and the kitchen cupboard contents to revisiting favourite phone snaps (that were taken at the time as reference shots for future paintings. It seems like that day is finally here for a few of them!) A very dinky 6 inches square (15 cms square in new money!) Oil on gessobord Happy painting! Andrea :- ) x

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Andrea Hook

I’ve painted and sketched since early childhood and my favourite place was the garden, amongst the old fruit trees and raspberry canes. As a student, I studied for a degree in Visual Arts & Geography at Lancaster University and I worked for fifteen years as an illustrator and graphic designer in…

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