Portraits
6 years, 11 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Helen Crabtree
Helen Crabtree

Helen Crabtree – Oil on Canvas – 15″ x 19″ – 2011 A good friend of mine, sadly Helen passed away more than 5 years ago.

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Jo and Sam

Jo and Sam – Oil on Canvas – 23″ x 31″ – 2011 I love this picture.

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A Family Group Portrait

A Family Group Portrait – 30″ x  40″ Oil on Canvas 2011.  

7 years, 4 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Portrait of David Wood
Portrait of David Wood

Portrait of David Wood – 20” x 24” Oil on Panel 1990. David posed for several portraits and this one is painted from life. The heightened colours are exaggerated in order to create a psychedelic effect that is nonetheless still very three-dimensional.

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Portrait of Sam

Portrait of Sam – 22” x 24” Oil on Canvas 2009. A recent commission.

7 years, 4 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Unfinished Self Portrait
Unfinished Self Portrait

Unfinished Self Portrait – 20” x 20” Oil on Panel 2004. This portrait was painted onto a reddish ground in one sitting.

7 years, 4 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on It’s Your Shout
It's Your Shout

‘It’s your shout.’ A Portrait of Roger Butt – 24” x 24” Oil on Panel 1996. I painted this porrtrait from life and several years later a background was added. Roger, nicknamed ‘The Dodger’ by his associates is now seen in his natural habitat, at the bar in the Rochester Castle.

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Jack Crompton

Portrait of Jack Crompton – 13” x 16” oil on Panel 1993. Jack lived next door to me at one time. I painted this portrait from life in two sittings.

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Portrait of Peter Ker

Peter Ker (detail) – 19” x 19” Oil on Panel 1994. The record producer Peter Ker is a long standing friend and I painted this portrait shortly after we first met.

7 years, 4 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on Nicola De Conde
Nicola De Conde

Portrait of Nicola de Conde – 23” x 30” Oil on Panel 1999. The gifted musician and noted eccentric Nicola de Conde chose to be painted as a conductor.