Old Man with Hookah Pipe by suzie nichols

Old Man with Hookah Pipe

Old Man with Hookah Pipe. Water based oils on canvas.
41cm x 51cm (16" x 20")
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39 comments
Susie, this is wonderful! Love the glowing warm feel it has and the textures and motion are wonderful....marvelous!
over 3 years ago
Thanks Deborah :)
over 3 years
Oh my gosh Suzie - this is fantastic! How beautiful you have painted this warm palette, gorgeous skin tones, and so much character in the face of your subject! Stunning!!
over 3 years
Thank you Mary Anne :)
over 3 years
Very beautiful portrait, super detail in the beard and lovely colours in the turban, Chris
over 3 years
Thank you Chris :)
over 3 years
Love the colors, the expression...Superb Portrait!
Silvia
over 3 years
Thanks Silvia :)
over 3 years
Wow!! Congratulation my dear art friend!!
From Marika
over 3 years
Thanks Marika :)
over 3 years
Beautifully put together...excellent.
over 3 years
Thank you Rod :)
over 3 years
Wow, this is stunning!!! amaizing light reflection and detail. Regards Sophia
over 3 years
Thanks Sophia :)
over 3 years
WOW fabulous work Suzie, very clear excellent detail. Luv it:))
over 3 years
Thanks Lynnie :)
over 3 years
Stunning portrait Suzie.the colors are awesome.really love this work....janet x
over 3 years
Thank you Janet :)
over 3 years
such great detail and expression.....love the lighting and beard textures...
over 3 years
Thanks Gary :)
over 3 years
I so your work in Humber street last Sunday I had a chat with you, all your work is fantastic,I love this old man it so realistic. I wish you well with your commissions.
over 1 year
Thank you very much Yvonne :) It is really lovely to receive some feedback :)
over 1 year
Suzie - This painting is wonderful...so full of life and gorgeous color. I love his expression and the smoothness of his skin...the beard looks like silk, and his turban is done so perfectly with all the folds and color.
This is going into my special favorites right now!!!x
over 1 year
Thanks Carol :)
over 1 year
brilliant work
over 1 year
Thank you Drago-art :)
over 1 year
wow Suzie such a wonderful face and the lovely beard such a wonderful face to look at.
over 1 year
Thanks Jeanette :)
over 1 year
Absolutely stunning Suzie. The detail is just wonderful. Absolutely brilliant work.
over 1 year
Thank you Ken :)
over 1 year
Wow this is gorgeous! That face, with such expression, and his beard...it's awesome, and love the texture of his face as well. The turban and his pipe are perfect. I give this a 5*****
over 1 year
Many thanks Bevie :)
over 1 year
Wonderful warm colours
brilliant and interesting work!!
Victoria.
over 1 year
Thank you Victoria :)
over 1 year
How wonderful this painting is. marvelous work.
Sy
over 1 year
Thanks Sy :)
over 1 year
Great painting, fantastic detail work. You have done incredible work on his beard and eye brows.
over 1 year
Thank you Zdenka :)
over 1 year
Outstanding work! bravo Sending stars! M
8 months
Many thanks :)
8 months
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Artist Statement
for suzie nichols
I recently got back into drawing and painting when I retrained as a garden designer. I have attended classes in life drawing and water based oils as well as general drawing and painting classes. I draw and paint for relaxation and mainly for myself- my house is filling up with paintings I cannot bear to part with! I am open to occassionally taking commissions.
I find that at the moment I seem to be painting a lot of different subjects, anybody else have this problem ? if it is a problem !!. LOL.
This is just so lovely John. I really love it. I am going through the same thing at the moment. I think it breaks the monopoly and makes a change. Take care my... view answer
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