“Hello Polly!” …

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I began painting this classic sketch last night (8pm on a Saturday!) because my new set of 18×14″ box canvases arrived and I’ve been dying to start this one, Monty Python’s “Parrot sketch”. For only the second time, I watched a YouTube clip on my iPad and screenshotted the precise moment I wanted to paint…… Read more »

“Another Stark Place”…

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This will be the fifth of six overall 12×9″ canvases to be part of Poto Studios’ light night exhibition in May, this time working from images of Anthony Gormleys ‘Another Place’ installation on Crosby beach… 23/02/17: 1hr… 25/02/17: 2hrs… 02/03/17: 2hrs10… 22/03/17: 2hr45… 29/03/17: 4hrs…

“I Started A Joke”…

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Another piece to be part of Poto Studios’ light night exhibition in May, this time working from images of the Liverpool Playhouse… 19/02/17: 30mins… 22/02/17: 2hrs15… 24/02/17: 3hrs… 02/03/17: 3hrs10… 22/03/17: 3hrs45… 23/03/17: 6hrs45… 29/03/17: 7hrs15…

“Banksy Robber”…

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This is the second of six themed pieces I am be doing for the studio’s Light Night exhibition this coming May. This particular piece will also be on a 12×9″ box canvas. Original photo I found online to paint, of which I am only going to add two major components: 16/02/17: 1hr15… 22/02/17: 3hrs… 24/02/17:… Read more »

“Leaning Tower of Liverpool”…

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This will be part of six themed pieces I will be doing for the studio’s Light Night exhibition this coming May. This particular piece will be on a 12×9″ box canvas. Original photo I found online to use as a rough guide: 15/02/17: 45mins… 1hr30… 16/02/17: 5hrs… 24/02/17: 5hrs45… 02/03/17: 6hrs… 22/03/17: 7hrs… 29/03/17: 7hrs15…

“Fork ‘andles”…

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Decided, when things are relatively quiet, to start painting a series of classic comedy moments from TV history. First up, the iconic “fork handles / four candles” Two Ronnies sketch… 08/02/17: 30mins… 3hrs30… 10/02/17: 5hrs30… 11/02/17: 6hrs45… 14/02/17: 9hrs30… 15/02/17: completed after 12hrs30…