‘Wibble’…

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Continuing my theme of painting classic British comedy, this 18×14″ painting will be from the episode of Blackadder Goes Forth where Edmund pretends to be mad to try and avoid going over the top… 21/03/17: 30mins… 2hrs15… 3hrs30… 24/03/17: 8hrs… 25/03/17: completed after just under 12hrs…

“Sweetie Darling”…

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Another 18×14″ acrylic painting featuring classic British comedy…this time it’s Patsy (Joanna Lumley, right) and Edina (Jennifer Saunders) from ‘Absolutely Fabulous’ 06/03/17: 45mins… 1hr30… 07/03/17: 3hrs… 4hrs… 09/03/17: 5hrs30… 10/03/17: 6hrs45… 13/03/17: 9hrs30… 14/03/17: completed after 15hrs…

“Eddie and Olive” commission…

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Top secret job for Mother’s Day so no uploads here until after 26th March. 12×9″ canvas in black & white acrylics of this great photo… 01/03/17: 45mins start… 02/03/17: 1hr30… 09/03/17: 3hrs… 13/03/17: 4hrs… 16/03/17: completed after roughly 9hrs…

“Echo Web Reporter”…

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This will be the final of six overall 12×9″ canvases to be part of Poto Studios’ light night exhibition in May, this time working from images of the Liverpool Echo building, which is an integral part of the whole reason for the exhibition… 01/03/17: 45mins… 02/03/17: 1hrs30… 1hr40… 22/03/17: 2hrs15… 29/03/17: 2hrs30… 30/03/17: 5hrs30…

“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…