British artist Jacqueline Hammond’s novelty series The Pebble Heads progressed into numerous commissioned portraits where the subjects heads are ‘pebblised’ onto the canvas. Clients commission Pebble Head Portraits of their loved ones, family, or a group and often given as … Continue reading
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Sketch from a photo of my mum holding me as a baby. I lost her when I was 25, she was only 50 years old, far too young. Continue reading
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Commemorative edition for 2012 Diamond Jubilee based on an original painting by British artist Jacqueline Hammond.
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They’re only sketches but I did them for HOUSE Open as part of Artists Open Houses in Brighton in May. The theme is ‘Hidden Stories’ so I started studying some old, fading photographs of my grandparents.
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This painting is a commissioned portrait for a client who’s giving it to his wife as a Valentine’s Day present. They’re collecting it tomorrow. I have an ongoing series of paintings known as The Pebble Heads which depict people on … Continue reading
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