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Portrait Painting Continue to be Ideal Gift for Mother’s Day

Mother’s day is fast approaching and buying the perfect gift is not easy. All of us, at some time or another, have faced the challenge of finding a perfect gift for our mother. 96 more words


Lots of paint, loose and moody. Both are oil and relatively small, 11″x 14″ and 8″x10″ respectively.


Translating A Photo Into A Portrait

What is the first idea that comes to your mind when you look at the walls of your new house? To have a portrait of your own or your family or may be your kids or a couple photo. 442 more words

Self-Portrait, Tom Ott

Handsome sucker, if I do say so myself, and I do❗️Those were most definitely ‘the days’❗️

I painted this from a picture that was taken of me during a dress rehearsal for HAIR, the musical, at Plowright Playhouse in Warren, Pa. 271 more words


Oil painting of Tilly

I found a book about pigments in a second hand bookshop in Weardale. Its fascinating what natural materials colours are made from! I then ordered some colours from Old Holland who have been making oil paints for a long time. 110 more words



2/3: 12 times….

1/31: I think I’ve replaced this photo ten times. Every time I post it, I look at it and think, “Hmm, I need to fix that…” so who knows if I’m done, probably not. 26 more words