Early picture of Whitney by john pawson

Early picture of Whitney

Painted on 14x16 watercolour paper in watercolour. This is my painting of a fantastic icon of a woman singer. may have tried but no-one has matched her individual style. And where was her true life bodyguard? when she clearly needed help and I don't just mean in the passed couple of years. A beautiful talent lost.
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Beautiful tribute, John, very well done.
over 3 years ago
thank you Barbara
over 3 years
Wooow i love it
over 3 years
This is beautiful, I love it. Soft colors makes is dreamy and lovely
over 3 years
beautiful job my friend
over 3 years
Beautiful! She look candy-coated:)
over 3 years
Really beautiful portrait of the star. Gorgeous eyes. love the style.
love it!!
M:))
over 3 years
stunning portrait
over 3 years
A beautiful tribute John, gorgeous expression and the skin tones are superb.5*****
over 3 years
I like this work so much, beautiful expression!
Regards, Silvia
over 3 years
thank you Silvia
over 3 years
She was an icon.
over 2 years
sensational portraiture John you can almost feel her warmth cheers Cazz
over 2 years
Great power in your brush strokes which gives the essence of this Diva's strenght in character and of her voice. Excellent job!
over 2 years
Wonderful painting. detail and light and colors absolutely perfect. very well done. love it regards mohamed
over 2 years
Beautiful and sincere regards Jane
over 2 years
Great style for a great woman, well done John
over 2 years
Beautiful tribute John, love your style and the skin tones
over 2 years
Very lovely portrait of Whitney beautiful tribute John
Luis
over 2 years
Beautiful eyes
over 2 years
I like your fluid style. Very nicely done.
over 1 year
Wonderful work on this true Icon John.
5 months
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john pawsonI'm now knocking on the door of 60 and have always had an interest in art. I'm fascinated by all forms of art. Especially some of the old masters and English country scenes in particular. I have no formal qualifications and managed to resume my interest after we went to live in France. I would have liked to have pursued it earlier in life but my parents told me Ihad to get a proper job. I continue to study books and websites to learn new techniques.
I have Rheumatoid Arthritis and was worried that my painting would be affected but apart from some stiffness I manage.
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I dont know about this one..I feel I could of done something different..To me somethings not right. What do ya think?
It's the first thing I noticed - about what is "out of place".... in the winter there are no yellows in the landscape, and that's probably what rubs u the... view answer
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