'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 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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