Oh Jimmy Jimmy

Oh Jimmy Jimmy

Brilliant action packed image! Well done, Paulette

Fantastic action shot; love the detail and lack of detail contrast

As a Jimmy fan, well done Paulette, that's the man.

Hang on Studio Wall

Being a Lancashire fan it's surprising I haven't drawn James Anderson before. I guess I didn't get the right shot of him, this one I really like, taken at a recent warm up game for Lancashire. He has such an iconic bowling action that I thought I'd play around with it. I kept the detail to the absolute minimum, just hinting here and there. My main focus was movement, by taking out a lot of what is moving and creating a suggestion the mind is able to fill in the blanks much more satisfactorily than drawing every detail. Charcoal on Canson Mi Teintes

About the Artist
Paulette Farrell

Professional Artist. For 2020 I have decided to focus my work on cricket (which I love) and figure / portrait paintings and drawings. Although I am able to draw and paint birds, still lifes and animals and have been successful selling them I noted that whilst painting them I was forever thinking…

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