Dr Janina Ramirez


I like the background you chose Frank a lovely fresh portrait.

Yes, background is great, I'm jealous of that heat!

Thanks Denise and Marjorie, this was much easier than the original background and works better I think.

Good choice on the background, it compliments the sunny figure.

Lovely sunny portrait, Frank, the background sets it off really nicely.

I like it, definitely warm climate and instantly recognisable.

Love the way you have used gouache here Frank. Thee portrait really stands out against that beautiful background

I like the way you've handled the background (spotted on the Forum), good one Frank

Thanks again all, and for your forum answers. I knew I’d be alright with the figure, but backgrounds fill me with dread!

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The flamboyant Janina Rimarez. Gouache on Clairefontaine Gris paper 35x25cm. Based on a video still from the BBC series Raiders of the Lost Past.

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Frank Bingley

I've had very little tuition over the years except for a two year course during the late 1990s in watercolour. Since retirement in 2012, I now have time to pursue my love of painting. In recent years I have ventured into linoprinting, acrylics , oils and gouache. Gouache is fast becoming my…

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