Smooth Criminal... by Ben Askem

Smooth Criminal...

NOW SOLD. Oil on canvas, 30" square.
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 3 years
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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!
As you can probably tell from the above (and other pictures of mine) I really struggle with backgrounds. Any tips or advice in this aspect would be greatly...
Beautiful portrait so full of love and no distortions to distract from the feeling. I was taught to put dark behind light and light behind dark. Sometimes... view answer
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