Thank You Card for Rana by Hector aged 11
I have been working hard recently on an appeal to get Hector into the same secondary school as his brother. We heard last Monday that we had been successful and he has his place. Hector painted this card for me to say thank you. He chose a puffin as I have a tile mural of puffins over my Aga so he thought I would like it. He used the watercolours I bought him for Christmas - he is steadily getting to grips with the medium. He didn't use a photo for reference but just drew on his knowledge of birds. I think he did pretty well - I would struggle to draw a puffin from memory!
About the Artist
I am a watercolourist first and foremost as I love the qualities of the medium, its riskiness and unpredictability. I started painting about 8 years ago and it has now become an integral part of my life. Hopefully, I will continue to paint into my dotage as I am given to understand that you can…View full profile