Monday, December 29, 2014

"English Gentleman", 8x10" (No longer available)

My good friend Jayne brought back a photo from England of this gentleman walking down the street, and I couldn't resist painting him.  She tells me that it is a rare sight these days to see a man shopping with a basket.  I imagined him picking up a few things for the holidays.

I used very thick gesso on top of a hardboard to achieve the textured look of this painting.


  1. Beautiful Ann! I love the colors and the peaceful energy!

  2. Another winner!
    Simple and striking.
    Texture is great.
    Happy New Year, Ann.