Thursday, November 26, 2015


“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


"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


"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


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

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