Having found something new when I was finishing off "Hope You're Happy, Too" (a painting of David Bowie), I was moved to do Prince in a similar manner. The result of washing the painting in thinned gold acrylic is ethereal, and that is the quality I was looking for to portray these recently departed stellar personalities.
We can console ourselves with his thrilling legacy at the touch of a button.
This is a one-off Original piece on Saunders Waterford 300gsm HP paper, using mixed media including Watercolour Paint, Acrylic Paint, Inktense Pencils and occasionally Unison Colour Soft Pastels.
Unframed: 760 x 570 mm
Framed: 1063 x 868 mm