Patrick Moore (2009)

Another great British Eccentric, Patrick Moore, presenter of the UKs longest running TV programme, The Sky at Night.

Silver spray and acrylic on canvas, 600mm x 600mm

Some visitors have noted that the silver spray doesn’t really come across in these photos. Here are a few ‘in progress’ shots to give an indication of how the stencilling fits into the process:

Here he is being interviewed by Brian May….

…and in his younger days, being characteristically enthusiastic about the telescopes he keeps in his shed: