Now Twenty One
Painted to mark my second child's coming of age next month. Oil on gessobord, 12 cms x 13 cms. ** Top Tip: If you are thinking of painting a portrait of your own child - don't wait 20 years for them to grow up and leave home before starting! It turns out that having to use a bleached out, blurred photo as your only reference is really difficult!!!
About the Artist
I have always loved art and as a child I would frequently be found drawing the trees in the garden. I first worked as a graphic designer and illustrator in London and Dorset for fifteen years. One of my favourite posts was illustrating natural-history display-boards in watercolour & ink for Dorset…View full profile