Friday, August 18, 2017

New Portrait



Everyone told me to pass on 'Speed' because it was a 'bus movie.'  - Sandra Bullock


Watercolour 11 x 14 in. ©Barbara Spurll

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

New portrait



“I hate watching myself on screen. I can't stand it.” - Johnny Depp

Watercolour 9 x 12 in. ©Barbara Spurll

Sunday, July 23, 2017

New Portrait



My dad is Caucasian, and my mom is African American. I'm half black and half white. Being biracial paints a blurred line that is equal parts staggering and illuminating. - Meghan Markle

Watercolour 11 x 14", ©Barbara Spurll

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

New portrait



My mother wanted to be a teacher when she was young, and my father didn't approve of it, so she fought very hard to become one. And she did it. So when I said I wanted to become an actress, my mother was very supportive. She always said to me, 'There's no such thing as 'can't.'  - Archie Panjabi

Watercolour 9 x 12 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Sunday, April 23, 2017

New portrait



“I’m absolutely happy with where Louis Litt is. The writers, starting with Aaron [Korsh], have just made him into a human being.” - Rick Hoffman



Watercolour 9 x 12 inches ©Barbara Spurll

Friday, April 14, 2017

New portrait



“My father raised us to step toward trouble rather than to step away from it.” 
- Justin Trudeau

Watercolour 9 x12 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Monday, April 3, 2017

New portrait



“I think there are plenty of soulmates out there. That's what I choose to believe.” 
- Emma Stone


Watercolour, 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

New portrait




“I felt like I was going crazy as a kid. I wanted to be man, get a job.” - Ryan Gosling


Watercolour 9 x 12 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Monday, March 6, 2017

New double portrait




“I realized when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” —Mitch Albom


Watercolour, 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

New portrait



“I’m a big personality. I walk into a room, big and tall and loud.“ - Adele

Watercolour, 9 x 12 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

New portrait



“People think, because we're young, we aren't complex, but that's not true. We deal with life and love and broken hearts in the same way a woman a few years older might.” - Rihanna


Watercolour, 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

New portrait



“I’m able to leave Don Draper at work. I'm quite dissimilar from him in real life.” 
- Jon Hamm


Watercolour, 9.5 x 12.5 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Saturday, February 4, 2017

New Portrait



“Back when I was modeling, the first time I went to Italy, I was having cappuccinos every day, and I gained 15 pounds. And I felt gorgeous! I would take my clothes off in front of the mirror and be like, 'Oh, I look like a woman.' And I felt beautiful, and I never tried to lose it, 'cause I loved it.” - Christina Hendricks

Watercolour, 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll

Friday, January 27, 2017

New portrait




“I’m an experienced woman; I’ve been around ... well, alright, I might not’ve been around, but I’ve been ... nearby.” - Mary Tyler Moore

Watercolour, 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll


Thursday, January 19, 2017

New portrait



“I’m fearless, I don't complain. Even when horrible things happen to me, I go on.“ - Sofia Vergara

Watercolour portrait 11 x 14 inches, ©Barbara Spurll