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The world is a wonderful place. There is so much to explore, both on land and whilst cruising with my husband on our sailboat Island Prism. As we work our way across the Pacific, drawing the things I see makes me look at the world more closely and discover a different perspective. Sometimes the ideas from my sketchbook take on a life of their own. Come voyage along with me and see what we can find!

To find out more about my art or to follow the voyage, check out my website AndreaEngland.net, or follow me on Instagram or Facebook .

  • Joined: June 2016

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Cruising and Painting Through French Polynesia

Cruising through French Polynesia is incredible- a sailboat is the perfect way to explore this part of the world! There are over 100 islands, spread across five archipelagos, so in five months of cruising so far we’ve barely scratched the surface. The residents of Raivavae in the Austral Islands gave us an incredibly warm welcome and lots of delicious fruit, the coral atolls of the Tuamotu …
Posted about 1 year – Leave a comment

Casting off the mooring lines- the adventure begins

It’s been a few months of endings and beginnings. I’ve left my job, moved onto the boat full time and am officially a sailor/ artist. It’s been a good exercise in materialism- downsizing from a house full of stuff to the limited space on a 36’ sailboat. Books, shoes, clothes have all been paired down and rehomed (of course, my Redbubble t-shirts are coming along for the jo…
Posted almost 2 years – 1 comments

First week on Redbubble

Week One on Redbubble has been quite a learning curve and lots of fun! I’ve been drawing lots of dinosaurs over the last few weeks- I gave in to one character who pirouetted into my imagination a while ago and took up residency, and whilst the door was open he invited his mates in to party. The gang are a bit of a mixed media conglomeration- but hopefully the nice bright colours give them a…
Posted over 2 years – 2 comments
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