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’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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