When I'm 64 (Vertical Card) by C J Lewis

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When I'm 64 (Vertical Card) by 

C J Lewis. Digital painting using a photograph of tree trunk (Bark 25) as the inspiration and using PhotoPlus6 for air-brushing, colouring, smudging, painting, brightness/contrast & sizing.


APRIL 2009 FEATURED IN Cards: Best Of Your Best group

Also available as Prints & Posters


Below is the photograph I used for the inspiration for this painting.



artcard, c j lewis artist, fa, faces, spiritual art

1975-‘78 Worked at Phillip Baxter Photography.
1978 Fine Art at East Sydney Technical Collage (National Arts School).
1980-1984 EMI Studios 301 recording studios – I also write lyrics & compose music.
Many solo & group exhibitions over the years.
1995 won Highly Commended award from BMCAC.
Poetry awards from Int’l Library of Poetry – works published.
Works in private collections worldwide.
Worked & studied internationally (U.K. & U.S.A.) from 1978-’87.

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  • WhiteDove Studio kj gordon
    WhiteDove Stud...over 5 years ago

    64 is right around the corner ….I ’m gonna call it 34………..
    this is another wonderful imaginative piece……..

  • Aloha & mahalo KJ … yes, I go backwards in age too now :))

    – C J Lewis

  • coffeetea
    coffeeteaover 5 years ago

    superb! love the atmosphere you created, great characters too.

  • Thank you very much coffeetea … appreciate your lovely comment :)

    – C J Lewis

  • Kathy Nairn
    Kathy Nairnover 5 years ago

    Congratulations! Your work has been featured in Cards ~ Best of Your Best. :)

  • WoooHooo … thank you very much Kathy… appreciated :)

    – C J Lewis

  • shadyuk
    shadyukover 5 years ago

    Fantastic…. Congratulations

  • Thank you very much shadyuk … appreciated :)

    – C J Lewis

  • OldBirch
    OldBirchover 5 years ago

    This is utterly gorgeous! Soft and sensual. I can just feel their cheeks mushing into each other. Excellent!

  • Thank you very much OldBirch … appreciate your comment & fav on this :)

    – C J Lewis

  • Carolyn Cable
    Carolyn Cableabout 5 years ago

    wonderfully endearing!

  • Thank you very much :)

    – C J Lewis

  • Ellen Cotton
    Ellen Cottonabout 5 years ago

    Beautiful work, amazing creativity! I especially love the skintones like the old bark of the tree.

  • Thank you very much ellcot … appreciate your comment & fav :)

    – C J Lewis

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    NumandisArtabout 2 years ago

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