Lino cut ink print (#2) with addition of watercolour pencil and ink.
A self-taught chef, Heston Blumenthal’s route to the top has been an unconventional one, involving rule-breaking, unusual experiments and an exploding oven.
I love his face because it is full of strength and yet it has character and interest. His career has required the same strength and character to be creative and yet strong and persistent.
I’ve tried to portray these in the use of strong bold printmaking marks combined with a washy less structured colour application.