'Family Bubbles' - portrait of my son

Family Bubbles - David portrait ws

Love this trio of dedicated love and history. Brilliant Andrea.

Beautifully painted - love the little smile!

Thanks again Heather! :- )

Thank you Carole, it was really lovely tackle a personal piece from the family album :- )

Thank you Anne - oohh that smile actually proved to be rather challenging! I was also trying to capture the thumb-sucking habit he had at this age - and his face was in shadow in the reference photo! I think I finally (almost) got there in the end! Thanks for your compliment, that means a lot :- )

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A little portrait of my son from my latest painting 'Family Bubbles' Watercolour on paper. I'm posting the whole painting - 'Family Bubbles' - in this same album. It illustrates the capsule family groups we formed earlier this year to keep our loved ones, the NHS and keyworkers safe.

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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