Friday, 17 April 2009

Portrait: Sweet Seller

Following yesterdays busker is a portrait of the owner of Bath's Humbug Sweet Shop. Looking rather like a sweet.

A6 portrait of the a sweet seller in Bath (above) painted in inks.

11 comments:

Elizabeth Seaver said...

This is a "delicious" painting. I love the look of the piece and the candy palette!

Every Photo Tells A Story said...

I agree with Elizabeth. The use of the bold, vibrant colors, and the patterns you created, are all wonderful.

Sheila said...

Wow!! Fabulous and the Busker portrait has a wonderful Peter Max feel to it. More portraits please!!!

glorv1 said...

Luke I just love the colorful jars filled with candies and the seller just waiting for the little hands to come by. I love it, may I have a candy please? :D Take care and thank you.

LadyRed said...

I LOVE this portrait. My eyes are as taken with the colors as my stomach is when I walk in a candy shop! Perfect!

Delilah + Jack said...

I love the use of colour! Tres psychedelic!

L.Holm said...

excellent Luke! i agree with sheila about the Peter Max vibe! so fun.

simoart said...

Hi
This is a wonderful painting. Love the colors and the patterns.

TheFancyChola said...

I wanna eat him!! Your art is beautifull, I hope your collection gets the propos it deserves!

Bridget said...

This painting is fabulous, I love the colors & complexity of the composition.

Minerva said...

I've never had sugar mice but they sure look yummy!