Messing About with Paint

Frenchman

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Frenchman
Oil on Linen 40cmx50cm

Early, the birds trying to get interested in the day, while the moon hides behind a bank of clouds. On the easel the challenge of a portrait of someone I actually know! A tad intimidating. The plan, to take from his personality, and keep it loose and unstructured. A bit like a linen jacket.

5 thoughts on “Frenchman

  1. An unbelievably emotive portrait Jandre’. Every inch is crammed with easy enjoyment and a great sense of fun. Its not often that a portrait radiates such emotion but you’ve achieved this in spades boet. Just perfect….

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