atelier28

etchings & paintings by andrea cook

Tholen, The Netherlands · 1525 Sales

atelier28

etchings & paintings by andrea cook

Tholen, The Netherlands 1525 Sales On Etsy since 2009

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Welcome to atelier28! Here you will find work from Andrea Cook. I make etchings, watercolors, oil paintings and paper art. If you would like something specially made for you, feel free to contact me and if you are ever in Holland, come and visit us in our gallery!

To see more of my work check out:
www.andreacook.com
www.atelier28.net

I've just added the new section with more photos: http://www.etsy.com/shop/atelier28/about

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Last updated on Jun 24, 2017

**orders will be shipped on the 3rd July** Feel free to get in touch if necessary...
Welcome to atelier28! Here you will find work from Andrea Cook. I make etchings, watercolors, oil paintings and paper art. If you would like something specially made for you, feel free to contact me and if you are ever in Holland, come and visit us in our gallery!

To see more of my work check out:
www.andreacook.com
www.atelier28.net

I've just added the new section with more photos: http://www.etsy.com/shop/atelier28/about

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original watercolor painting of a harbor town
original watercolor painting of a harbor town
$56.77
original watercolor painting of a harbor town
original watercolor painting of a harbor town
$56.77
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sparreira1

sparreira1 on Jun 15, 2017

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Son unos dibujos muy bien hechos,bonitos y en papel bueno.

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sparreira1 on Jun 15, 2017

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Caitlin Glynn-Morris

Caitlin Glynn-Morris on Jun 5, 2017

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More beautiful in person. Professional and careful matting, packing and shipping. Many thanks!

Elizabeth Fletcher

Elizabeth Fletcher on Jun 2, 2017

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My friend was delighted with the print --made her think of home-- I was a bit disappointed--thought it would be larger--but thank you for the pleasure you gave her

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About

the temple of art

In 2003 Dad dropped us off at Manningtree Station in England with a few suitcases, a laptop and a small amount of savings. We took the train to Harwich port where we crossed the North Sea to the Netherlands and made a new home and business for ourselves in a little harbour town (that often reminds me of that French village in the film Chocolat) about half way between Antwerp and Rotterdam. A lot has happened since then.

From the beginning we've had three core interests: making and creating, giving art classes and making artwork in commission. Over the years a small community of people have grown around our art centre in the heart of this small town where our main aim is to share in creativity. Our studio and workshop is shared with all those who wish to learn how to paint or make etchings. And on Saturdays we open the studio to the participants of our classes during the week to continue their work, along with a cup of tea or coffee and homemade cake. The best part is watching people from 8 to 80 years old painting, learning, struggling and discovering along side each other. One participant once referred to the art centre as 'the temple of art'.

In the summer months we visit art markets with our etching press and demonstrate how etchings are made. We even can be found dressed up in the local traditional costume, including wooden clogs!

When we're not working in our studio we love to cycle along the Dutch coast amongst the dunes and enjoy the sea views, all year round, drawing on the special light and atmosphere for inspiration.

Why 28? 28 seems like a special magic number for us, connected to our birthdays, but also as a symbol: 2 = to, 8 = infinity...where anything is possible. Plus it has a good rhythm when spoken in Dutch...also important.

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  • Andrea Cook

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, Artist

    I'm from the UK and studied architecture at the University of Sheffield. Since 2003 I’ve been working as a professional artist in the Netherlands. My favourite place to be (apart from behind a canvas with a paint brush) is by the beach and sea.

  • Francesco Antonietti

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, Artist

    Studied fine art and teaching in Eindhoven and specializes in making etchings and painting, in watercolor and oil. His website is: www.antonietti.nl

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