Sunflower Butterfly


Great colour and technique creating a lovely painting Andrea

Thank you for this Shaun, it will probably need around six months to dry now (!) - but I have enjoyed painting in oils after painting with acrylics for quite a while.

Lovely rich painting with great colour choice

Beautiful, I like the series Andrea.

Wonderfully rich painting Andrea.

Wow! Thank you SO much Heather, Paul, Carole, Paul (Dixie) and Fiona :- ) I am incedibly grateful that you have all taken the time to comment, it’s been a long day with work and then prepping for a stall I have at the weekend - so sitting down to finally relax and reading all your comments is so uplifting, I can’t tell you! Grateful thanks! Andrea x

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Continuing the series of oil paintings depicting flowers and insects. I filmed this Red Admiral in my garden this October. I decided to paint it on a sunflower using a reference photo I had previously taken of one. This painting is 20cm by 20 cm. on canvas board. (A painting-knife painting like the rest of the series)

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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