Oil on linen sheet. 3 1/2 hrs. 15x30cm approx.
Insomnia has some benefits; you get time to paint.
Ironic how this turned out better than my 25 hr portrait of Hugh.
Oil on Linen. 40x30cm. Grisaille study of the great comic actor Sir Norman Wisdom.
I have fond memories of watching his movies in the morning during my Summer holidays as a kid.
25 hours in and I still cant get to grips with this painting. Just when I thought it was all going so well. Maybe I didnt use enough Turpintine.
40x40cm. Oil on circular canvas board.
Painted this quick study of my old stomping ground, Sandymount Strand.
Source photo taken by the excellent David Costello.
I was going for a warm-cool grisaille with this one. Might have ended up with a cool-cool grisaille. But Jimi was cool-cool.
Oil on canvas board. 30x40cm.
My painting from a 5 day workshop in Carravaggios style with Michael John Angel.
Another quick Russian study of Aivazovsky.
21x31cm. Oil on canvas paper.