Gallery
1 month ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on Alice in Wonderland – Who are you? – oil on canvas – 30 x 34 inches 76 x 86 cm
Alice in Wonderland - Who are you? - oil on canvas - 30 x 34 inches 76 x 86 cm

To find out more about this picture including a sequence of images showing the development of the composition please go to my blog at colinsart.blog.

7 months, 2 weeks ago Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Empire Moth T shirt – fabric paint
Empire Moth T shirt - fabric paint

This is my second version of this design

9 months, 2 weeks ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Valentino – fabric paint
Valentino - fabric paint

This T shirt was recently commissioned to celebrate Valentino’s first birthday.

10 months, 3 weeks ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Samuel Coleridge-Taylor – oil on canvas – 22″ x24″ – 56 x 61 cm
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor - oil on canvas - 22

This man was a talented musician and composer of mixed race background. He was named after the famous poet and lived from 1875-1912. In my picture I’ve tried to recreate what could have been his workspace and the various still life details allude to aspects of his life.

10 months, 3 weeks ago Posted in: Portraits Comments Off on Joan – oil on canvas – 16″ x 20″ – 41 x 51 cm
Joan - oil on canvas - 16
1 year, 2 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Still Life Comments Off on B6 college in Hackney side entrance – oil on canvas – 20″ x 23″ (50 x 59cm)

This is the view from my front door looking towards B6 college in Clapton. At a certain time of day these rather ugly buildings look almost mystical. This painting is unusual in that the space inside the picture is all below eye level. To read more about why I painted it please visit the blog.

1 year, 2 months ago Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Saturnine Moth – fabric paint 2019
Saturnine Moth - fabric paint 2019

My latest hand painted T Shirt featuring a Saturnine Moth.

1 year, 2 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Daisaku Ikeda – oil on panel – 17″ x 16″ 43 x 40 cm
Daisaku Ikeda - oil on panel - 17

The noted Buddhist leader, scholar, writer and humanist with Mount Fuji in the background.

1 year, 2 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Dermot McNeil – oil on canvas – 16″ x 20″ 41 x 51 cm
Dermot McNeil - oil on canvas - 16

This portrait of the Jazz musician was made to be used for the cover of Dermot’s latest album.

1 year, 2 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Self Portrait – oil on canvas – 24′ x 17″ 43 x 62 cm
Self Portrait - oil on canvas - 24' x 17

A recent self portrait.