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Monthly Archives: December 2014

3 More Renaissance Portraits + 1 Gainsborough

        Right at the end of this just-over 2 day paintathon, I decide to leap ahead a couple hundred years and try my hand at a Gainsborough – his portrait of ┬áMrs. Grace Dalrymple. Well, the result has a bit too much of a paint-by-numbers feeling for my taste. Maybe next Christmas […]

Christmas Cards 2014: 6 Renaissance Portraits

This year, for Christmas Cards for family, colleagues and a few friends, I drew and painted copies of some Renaissance portraits in gouache on coloured paper. Apologies to Giovanni Bellini, Piero Della Francesca, Antonio Pollaiuolo, etc…