The Flame by Karen  Hull


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ACEO / miniature art (2.5 × 3.5 inches) of a little mouse seeking comfort from the light of a candle, done with coloured pencils and ink on drafting film.

(56 favouritings and 860 views as of Sept ’10)

Full time artist and illustrator, specialising in realistic images in a range of mediums, but particularly favouring coloured pencils.

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  • Diana-Lee Saville
    Diana-Lee Savilleover 5 years ago

    Very cute!!! :))

  • Thank you so much Diana-Lee!!! :))

    – Karen Hull

  • Lynda Robinson
    Lynda Robinsonover 5 years ago

    Really beautiful work.

  • Thank you heaps Lynda – it is so hard to scan black well – to get the black really dark, I had to sacrifice some of the warm glow on the candle and mouse, but you get the idea!!

    – Karen Hull

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityover 5 years ago

    Oh My I just LOVE this- Wonderful sweetie xoxox

  • I’m so glad you like this one – it makes my day Anita xx

    – Karen Hull

  • ninamarie
    ninamarieover 5 years ago

    This is sooo wonderful! I love it!!:)

  • Thank you so very much Nina!!! :))

    – Karen Hull

  • Susan van Zyl
    Susan van Zylover 5 years ago


  • Thank you heaps Susan!!!

    – Karen Hull

  • LeilaniMelayna
    LeilaniMelaynaover 5 years ago

    This needs to be in a childrens’ book, dear! Absolutely perfect…I love the contrast & the nature effects!

    Smiles Leilani

  • Thank you so much Leilani, I am hoping by the end of this year to have illustrated at least one children’s book fingers crossed!!!

    – Karen Hull

  • ApeArt
    ApeArtover 5 years ago

    How lovely

  • Thank you for all your very generous comments!!!

    – Karen Hull

  • Patricia Anne McCarty-Tamayo
    Patricia Anne ...over 5 years ago

    AWWWWWWW this is with out a doubt the cutest thing ever!!

  • Wow – what a lovely thing to say and thank you!!!

    – Karen Hull

  • LeilaniMelayna
    LeilaniMelaynaover 5 years ago

    Great news….keep on…you can do it! This is very exciting news, Karen! I will!

    Smiles Leilani

  • Thank you so much for your encouragement – it is hugely motivating!!!

    – Karen Hull

  • Jo Hawkins
    Jo Hawkinsover 5 years ago

    Thats a cute little mousy. x

  • Thank you Jo!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

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