Thursday, December 10, 2015

Portrait-a-week


"Nothing pleases me more than to go into a room and come out with a piece of music." - Paul McCartney
Watercolour portrait of Paul McCartney, 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Portrait-a-week



“You have to sing every day so you can build up to being, you know, Amazingly Brilliant.” 

Watercolour portrait of Mick Jagger, 11 x 14 inches. ©Barbara Spurll 

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Portrait-a-week



“A painter’s got a canvas. The writer’s got reams of empty paper. A musician has silence.” 

- Keith Richards


Water-colour portrait of Keith Richards, 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Portrait-a-week





"I sometimes wonder if two thirds of the globe is covered in red carpet." - Prince Charles

Water-colour portrait of Charles and Camilla, 14 x 20 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Portrait-a-week


"I bless each one of you from my heart; I will pray for you and your families. I ask each one of you to please pray for me. And if any of you are not believers, I ask you to wish me well.” - Pope Francis

Portrait-a-week of Pope Francis, watercolour, 11 x 14 inches ©Barbara Spurll

Monday, November 2, 2015

Portrait-a-week





"Canadians are tired of being cynical." - Justin Trudeau

Portrait-a-week of Justin Trudeau, watercolour, 11 x 15 inches ©Barbara Spurll








Thursday, October 8, 2015

Self-portrait

This week I took a break from portraits to do a self-portrait with a view to using it 
as a social media profile pic.

©Barbara Spurll, watercolour 11 x 14 inches

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Portrait-a-week



"All of the women on The Apprentice flirted with me - consciously or unconsciously. 
That's to be expected." - Donald Trump


Portrait-a-week of Donald Trump, watercolour, 11 x 14 inches © Barbara Spurll

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Portrait-a-week




“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” - Albert Einstein

Portrait-a-week of Einstein, watercolour, 11 x 14 inches © Barbara Spurll