The Cobblers

The Broadstone Cobbler - wm ws

Your shops are very good!

Thank you Heather - I think there was more content to paint in the cobbler's window than any of the other shops put together!! :- )

Thank you for your compliment Carole. I am really enjoying painting them! I am deliberately keeping them loose and wibbly wobbly rather than photo realistic, I am hoping this gives them more charm :- )

So good and beautifully painted.

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Number 6 in my shopfront series Well I really put my art and sole into this one (groan). Shoe repairs & recycling; key cutting; watch straps & batteries; bin numbers, house signs, wheelie trollies... I had no idea he sold half these items before I started painting this one! Oil on gessobord, 8 inches square.

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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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