Story of a  2012 portrait in oils of Queen Elizabeth II by British artist Helen Anderson

IN THE PICTURE: THE QUEEN

July 02, 2018 1 Comment

In 2012, the City of Chester commissioned a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to mark her Diamond Jubilee ahead of a royal visit.

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FAB TESTIMONIAL FROM MIKE CALLAN, RENAISSANCE MAN!

FAB TESTIMONIAL FROM MIKE CALLAN, RENAISSANCE MAN!

July 02, 2018

High praise from fellow artist and celebrity biographer Michael Feeney Callan for my leather cap re-release!

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IN THE PICTURE: LONNIE DONEGAN

IN THE PICTURE: LONNIE DONEGAN

July 01, 2018

The story of my 1957 portrait of the UK's King of Skiffle, Lonnie Donegan - and how it sparked my art school friendship with John Lennon.

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Looking for Lennon

Looking for Lennon

June 28, 2018

Being interviewed for the 2018 factual film "Looking for Lennon", directed by Roger Appleton.

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IN THE PICTURE: WAYNE SOBERS III

IN THE PICTURE: WAYNE SOBERS III

June 27, 2018

Reconnecting with the subject of a 1962 portrait painting, thanks to LinkedIn!

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An original 1959 sketch of John Lennon by fellow student Helen Anderson. Copyright Helen Anderson. All rights reserved.

JOHN LENNON AT 17

June 26, 2018

In this clip from the new film Looking For Lennon, I describe the teenage John and share original sketches!

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