Back to the Bar

This client was the highest bidder in a Vanity Fair Spy caricature auction, which I held as part of a charity Coffee Morning event in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. She decided to commission a portrait of herself to mark her return to the Bar after an absence.

These are gentle caricatures, nothing too extreme. As Leslie Ward (Spy) said:

If I could sum up the art in a sentence, it would be that caricature should be a comic impression with a kindly touch, and always devoid of vulgarity.Leslie Ward – Wikipedia

To see more of his Vanity Fair style portrait work click here.


Pencil sketch. Scanned. Painted digitally in Photoshop, using graphics tablet and stylus. Textures my own.

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