• Marilyn Blowing Kisses

    10 days ago - By Acrylic and Light

    16 x 12", acrylic on mounted gessoed aluminium panelpainting 277, 2020
    This is my fourth painting, part of the on-going series that connects a play with words in the title, a retro black and white photograph, a date and a large Hershey's Kisses. The previous three all featured couples kissing. With this one, I wanted to step out of my comfort zone and paint a portrait of a single figure that would somehow convey a loving sentiment to the looker while still keeping with the theme.
    I found this photograph of Marilyn Monroe on the web. It probably dates back to the mid 1950's when she wore...
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