Another view of the garden, this time of the small wildlife pond.
This part of the garden sits in the shade for most of the day, but when the sun hits the water around midday it comes alive with bathing birds. It is also home to numerous frogs, toads and newts.
Oil on board, 10 x 12 inches.
'Sunshine on a Palette'
Dorset Artist - inspired by nature and the beautiful wildflowers & coast of my home county
Oil & acrylic original paintings
All images © Andrea Hook
Selected for 'The Artist' Highly Commended Online Exhibition 2022
Double selection for 'ING Discerning Eye Exhibition 2020', Mall Galleries
Selected for 'The Artist' category of The Artist and Leisure Painter Magazines' Open Art Competition 2020
Selected for Artists & Illustrators Magazine's Artist of the Year, Mall Galleries Exhibition 2017
Winner of the New Forest Open Art 2015