Smooth Criminal... by Ben Askem

Smooth Criminal...

NOW SOLD. Oil on canvas, 30" square.
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Classic pose, well worked ;0)
over 5 years ago
Thanks Paul, glad you like it.
over 5 years
Wonderful imagery! well done!
over 5 years
Thank you :-)
over 5 years
Thank You for recreating Michael. I miss him. It is superb.
over 5 years
Thank you Charleen. He certainly was a showman, not many of them left.
over 5 years
Amazing lighting in this painting, keep up the good work :)
over 5 years
Will try Jesse, thanks!
over 5 years
again abosoloutely perfect capture of his performing. *****
over 4 years
Excellent!! very well done 5*****
over 4 years
class painting well thought and painted
over 4 years
wonderful ! the light contrast is perfect
over 4 years
Superb composition Ben, I'm a big fan of your work!
over 2 years
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for Ben Askem
Ben AskemAn artist with a studio/gallery in St Albans.
Ben makes his living from his art, so is guided to an extent by the commissions he takes, but always tries to paint a little of what he wants for the walls!
PLEASE help answer this... Should I leave it black and white or should I glaze this piece to look like an old photo? (Sepia toned)?
I think if you glazed over a little with sepia tone, I would make it a more inviting, warm painting. I think you should do it. I like it very much. I think ... view answer
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