Looking For a Mate by Karen  Hull

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19.5 × 29.5 cm artwork done with coloured pencils and Panpastels on wood.

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

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  • Irene  Burdell
    Irene Burdellabout 4 years ago

    Gosh your work is just incredible Karen . You really have to examine it closely to make sure it isn’t a photo. Fantasic and a fave x

  • I’m hoping that’s what you have to do Irene and thank you heaps for your very encouraging words!!! xx

    – Karen Hull

  • Elana Bailey
    Elana Baileyabout 4 years ago

    Karen, this is outstanding. Well done indeed. Cheers.

  • Thank you heaps Elana for stopping by and for your lovely comments!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Meg Hart
    Meg Hartabout 4 years ago

    Could have sworn it was a photo Karen!…Beautiful precision work!!

  • Thank you Meg – I’ve decided to stop fighting against the photorealistic style and just really go with it, so glad I had you guessing :))

    – Karen Hull

  • Ellen van Deelen
    Ellen van Deelenabout 4 years ago

    It could not be better :) Excellent drawing!

  • Aren’t you sweet Ellen – thank you so much. My husband felt it could be better – he thought it seemed to be missing something – you never please everyone!!! :))

    – Karen Hull

  • Karen Townsend
    Karen Townsendabout 4 years ago

    wow Karen you are brilliant with those coloured pencils!!

  • Thank you Karen – I just keep going back to them, even though I try other mediums :))

    – Karen Hull

  • Christine Lake
    Christine Lakeabout 4 years ago

    Wow i thought it was a photo. Beautiful work.

  • Thank you so much for your lovely comments Christine!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Heidi Mooney-Hill
    Heidi Mooney-Hillabout 4 years ago

    I am smiling…..our socks are also always looking for a mate!
    a wonderful artwork….thought first it was a photo

  • Thank you Heidi – isn’t it amazing how many singles you come across!!! Because there are 5 men in our household all their socks get mixed up and each of them has a drawer full of socks missing mates LOL :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Lindsey W
    Lindsey Wabout 4 years ago

    wow that’s insane! i honestly thought it was a photograph and not colored pencils..nice job! :)

  • Thank you so much Lindsey for your very kind words!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Michele Filoscia
    Michele Filosciaabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful work.

  • Thank you so much Mike !!! :)

    – Karen Hull

  • Michele Filoscia
    Michele Filosciaabout 4 years ago

    If you take a look at my drawing THAT SHADOW there is a detail similar to your work: the circular handle. Ciaooooo !!

  • Found it Mike – I do so love all your work – absolutely inspiring!!! :)

    – Karen Hull

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