Tag: closeup

Face Off.. ! A few quick photo’s of headshots and faces from currently available oil paintings, though a few are reserved for upcoming exhibitions… All artwork is created using my trusty palette knife… That rich, smooth, creamy sensation is so nice, like buttering toast… Each of these are painted in 3 layers, wet on wet, …

  Subtle Confidence – Close up and an insight! I rarely show much detail for obvious reasons, but here goes with a close up as I had the scan image handy. The original painting is 24″ x 36″, her face is a few inches across and my knife is 1″ across. I may not leave …

Freedom in Sax – Sam Rivers Based in Boston, Sam was born in 1923 and died in 2011 aged 88. A bebop derived ‘inside-out’ free jazz advocate… Here he’s playing Soprano Saxophone and Sam played several instruments in addition. Pure passion! Fine art oil painting on a 61cm x 91cm stretched canvas created entirely using …