Tuesday, 26 September 2017

The Doctor

Here's a painting of my friend Ajay Vora. Previously of Sheffield Children's Hospital and now at Great Ormond Street Hospital. This is a preparatory work for a bigger painting. It's an oil painting done from live sittings in my Sheffield Studio.

Friday, 11 November 2016


Come along to a cosy exhibition at Bing's studio.
Log stove and mince pies.
Warm welcome!

Monday, 24 October 2016

Oil Portrait Sketch

Here is an oil portrait of my friend Charlie Watson painted from two sittings. These portraits have a lively and impressionistic feel.

Saturday, 22 October 2016

Four siblings


  Here are oil paintings of four siblings. Portraits of individual children are an alternative to group portraits and add flexibly when hanging.





Dr Chris Dalley

Here's another portrait in traditional coloured chalk on toned Ingres paper. A head and shoulders drawn from live sittings.

Thursday, 11 December 2014

The Stirling Silver Bullet Teapot

Here's a portrait of some serious silver. And a serious Bond Street Silver Dealer.
 And a detail of the face....

Catchup portraits

Here's another oil portrait on canvas catching the likeness and painted from life in Sheffield. Tony recently retired and this was a birthday present from his wife.

Here is a traditional chalk drawing of the daughter of Sheffield's Mistress Cutler. This was drawn in two sittings whilst the sitter was on a visit from the US.