now i'm 64 by James Henninger

now i'm 64

I've been working in this FOREVER. I know my photography sucks please forgive me.
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ha very cool, love the title, clever
over 4 years ago
Oh My Goodness!!! This is so amazing. You should be very pleased with yourself. Photo finish, I would say. Excellent! Warm smiles to you James;)
over 4 years
Wonderful portrait...love Sir Paul...at any age...
over 4 years
This is quite brilliant! The likeness is amazing. I just don't undertand the urge to paint photographically. I always feel that I have a camera for photographs and I struggle to capture the 'impression' instead. Isn't diversity wonderful? A hundred artists, a hundred different objectives!
over 4 years
Excellent,, portrait, of Paul,,,and great title ,too!! 5*****sincerely, Doris
over 4 years
James, Love the fact you brought this portrait to the here and now. Wonderful detail. Excellent resemblence. darlene
over 4 years
Fabulous portrait. 5*
over 4 years
great title, paul is still cute at 64 :p
over 4 years
Good portrait, great likeness. 5*****
over 4 years
great portrait, clever title and perfect likeness. Love the texture..it's special! 5***** Smiles Margaret
over 4 years
Absolutely brilliant!
over 4 years
Clever title, great rendering! Love the shadows. I agree photographing art can be challenging -- good job!
over 4 years
Great stuff James, excellent colour choice too.

Regards,

Ben
over 4 years
An amazing portrait, James.It shows every line of every song of this amazing man.My very best regards,Barry.
over 4 years
wow..this one stopped me in my tracks brilliantly done x
over 4 years
interesting colour used to paint Sir Paul.....love the title also. Very good in my opinion. My photography is lousy too. But this looks good to me.
over 4 years
Beautiful work, love the skin tones, well done.
over 4 years
Magnificent!
over 2 years
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James HenningerAbout the paintings

To be truthful these are the only paintings I've ever done so far. My first love will always be pen & ink without it I wouldn't be able to get the realism I've always wanted. But I knew there was a new level of realism I could achieve if I just took the time and patience learned how to paint. After taking 2 months off of drawing I and looking over my portfolio I realized that there was a way to get a true photo realistic piece on canvas.
Six months ago I was in Lowe's getting mounts for a frame, walking past the paint department I realized what's the difference in the acrylic paint you buy in the art store and the paint here.
Price for one. So I picked up 12,sets of 5 different colors in 1/2 pint sample cans that...
I'm trying to master the art of painting seascapes. What are some of the tricks you use to make water in your paintings more realistic?
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