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12×9″ stretched canvas in black and white acrylics…

10/10/18: 15 mins…
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1hr…
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11/10/18: 2hrs…
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22/10/18: 3hrs15…
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31/10/18: 4hrs30…
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08/11/18: completed after 9hrs30…
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Another beautiful pet portrait linked to the Galgos rescue centre in Spain…

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13/09/18: 30 mins…
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2hrs30…
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19/09/18: 4hrs…
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25/09/18: 6hrs30…
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27/09/18: completed after roughly 12hrs…
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18×14″ commission in b&w acrylics

10/08/18: first hour…

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1hr30…
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13/08: 4hrs30…
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16/08: 6hrs30…
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20/08: 9hrs30…
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21/08: 11hrs…
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22/08: 12hrs30…
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23/08: 14hrs30…
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30/08: 15hrs30…
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03/09: 18hrs…
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10/09: completed after roughly 23hrs…
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Inspired by the new venture as part of The Higson Gallery in Cains Brewery Village, it is time to add to the ‘Scouse Superhero Scandal Series’ of work…

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26/06/18: 1hr…
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27/06/18: 3hrs30…
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09/07/18: 5hrs…
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30/07/18: 6hrs…
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12/09/18: completed after roughly 10hrs…
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I Con Art and Poto Studios (where I often do my painting and where I get my printing done) will be working together on a new permanent retail unit inside the Red Brick Vintage Warehouse at the Cains Brewery site, situated on Stanhope Street in Liverpool. Hopefully, we will be fully operational by Tuesday 22nd May at the latest. Here are some images of the development:

14/05/18: the shell – this is the double unit of which we will be occupying half of the space (the tape measure roughly indicating where the dividing wall between ourselves and a fortune teller will be)…
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16/05/18: After I had wood-filled all the screw holes…
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Me putting the paint on…
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The carpet tiles being fitted by Charlie…
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17/05/18: We couldn’t do much today after the carpet tape went missing but the paint has taken well…
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18/05/18: carpet tiles laid right to the back of the unit now, with just one more strip to do (after the wall goes in this Sunday). Hanging rail also erected on the back wall for panoramic canvas display…
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20/05/18: trading began yesterday and today the wall was partly installed…
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21/05/18: wall completed…
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22/05/18: makeshift display on the new wall…
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23/05/18: new wall now wallpapered so things swapped round temporarily…
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25/05/18: We now have a name and a sign!…
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08/07/18: Almost 2 months of trading and things are good!…
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I just had to paint him after he hit the magic 30 premier league goals this season at the weekend 👏🏻💪🏻. 12×9″ canvas.

16/04/18: 10mins…

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25mins…
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1hr15…
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2hrs15…
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4hrs…
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17/04/18: completed after 6hrs overall…
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I’ll shortly be starting a commission of Brett Anderson, front man of iconic British indie band Suede. This will be painted in black and white acrylics on an 18×14″ stretched canvas (1.5cm deep) and should make for a fantastic painting, based on the great photo I’ll be working from.

10/04/18: 15 mins…
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45mins…
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11/04/18: 2hrs30…
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12/04/18: 4hrs…
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17/04/18: 5hrs…
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19/04/18: 6hrs30…
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23/04/18: 8hrs…
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30/04/18: completed after roughly 11hrs…
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This is the second of two Galgo (Spanish greyhound) portraits commissioned by a friend who goes over to Spain regularly to volunteer in a Galgo rescue centre. This was Valiente…

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09/03/18: 45mins…
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1hr45…
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13/03/18: 3hrs…
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4hrs30…
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15/03/18: completed after roughly 7hrs…
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