The Ballet Lesson

The Ballet Lesson

A gentle and harmonious painting. Beautiful soft colours and a pretty scene with all the little ballerinas practicing their steps. The only think I would say was that could the copyright notice be somewhere less obtrusive as it does spoil the painting for the viewer.

Thank you for your kind words Thea. I do take your point about the copyright notice, I will keep it in mind for my next postings. Thank you for taking the time to comment :)

Hang on Studio Wall

The colours and reflections in the studio were just too interesting not to attempt this one. I thought soft pastels would be the best media for this artwork. I aimed to get a balance between the accuracy of the dancers with their mirror images and the colours of all the reflections on the shiny floor.

About the Artist
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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