This is a strong, stunning composition combining three poses of the same young man, as one cleverly merges into another and the colour of the figure subtly changes from ochre to purple to rusty red, creating a fabulous, unusual painting.
A superb painting of a dancing male figure created in oil pastel – a striking pose captured under the spot- light in his world of dance. The dark trilby, shirt and trousers with braces, stand out in contrast to the bright light surrounding him. We can almost feel the energy!
A beautiful very effective painting with an ethereal quality suggesting that the male figure will always be a treasured memory. Created in bold reds and blues as an under painting allowed to show through to create a striking composition.
Fall of Icuras – With broken wings and a bright sun in the background we see the fall of Icuras. Icarus who from Greek mythology was the son of a master craftsman called Daedalus. This ancient story told us about Icarus attempt to escape Crete by using wings that his father made from feathers and ... Read More
A young man sits in a window of his shabby hotel looking out at the street below wondering what life will hold for him. This is a beautiful painting, the composition of the figure, the undone ‘sneaker’ and graffiti on the wall capture the mood so perfectly. Indigo, blues, pinks and orange bring the painting ... Read More
I love the simplicity of the picture….just a young man sitting alone, quite content. This character and painting is very special to me personally because I first used him as a subject back in 1996. He is ‘responsible’ for my decision to paint professionally.