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Chameleon

Chameleon

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.
 
Danny Dancing

Danny Dancing

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!
 
Eternal Flame

Eternal Flame

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 Icarus

Fall of Icarus

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
 
Geoff 1

Geoff 1

A study in oil pastel of a handsome young man, his arms wrapped around his body emphasising his excellent physique and with his hair scraped back drawing attention to his striking green eyes.
 
Geoff 2

Geoff 2

A seductive pose created in oil pastel, with shirt undone and lustrous dark hair hanging loose. The focus being on his handsome face, full lips and striking green eyes.
 
Hotel Tijuana

Hotel Tijuana

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 think therefore I am

I think therefore I am

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.
 
Lord of the Dance

Lord of the Dance

A very attractive semi abstract painting in beautiful golden colours with blues and magenta, depicting ‘The Lord of the Dance’. A striking pose of the principal dancer with dance related graffiti and lyrics. A stunning composition.