Richard Armitage, Mr Thornton by jos2507

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Pencils portrait of Mr Richard Armitage
inspired by his character of John Thornton from “North and South” (BBC 2004)
Canson paper – colored, HB 21/2 and 6B pencils.

The same week, one year ago, I started drawing…thanks to Mr Armitage for the inspiration… and now it is my 100th portrait today… special dedicace to all the admirers of Mr Thornton… obviously ; )….
any comments are welcome !

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I am French, I’m a totally self-taught portraitist and I’m trying to improve everyday…I’ve made my first portrait when I was 17 and then… no more until April 2011 !!! Thanks to Richard Armitage for the inspiration… his expressions are so amazing…

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  • FDugourdCaput
    FDugourdCaputalmost 3 years ago

    Tu sais que je l’aime aussi !!! il est splendide, l’expression les lumières, l’attitude, tout est parfait
    prefect portrait !

  • merci Françoise ! joli compliment ! je vais rougir ! comme quoi, le travail de plusieurs jours a payé ! ; )

    – jos2507

  • waynea3
    waynea3almost 3 years ago

    Superb work Jos :)

  • oh thank you waynea3, you make my day !

    – jos2507

  • LoveringArts
    LoveringArtsalmost 3 years ago

    Wow Joane tout simplement I’un de vos plus beaux portraits tres tres de Richard que vous aves produites les tons et les competences Sont la pour être vu, le talent artistique fabuleux mon ami , mes remerciements speciaux pour vos mots magnifiques … My special wishes Paulxx

  • thank you so much Paul, you make my day with your wonderful comments ! this is my 100th portrait and I wanted to make a nice one about Mr Thornton ! lol ! et vous parlez français ?? ; ))

    – jos2507

  • Tricia Winwood
    Tricia Winwoodalmost 3 years ago

    Brilliant portrait, I don’t know who he his though x

  • thank you very much Tricia !! : D he is a brilliant British actor, know for his amazing role of John Thornton in “North and South”(BBC 2004 UK) and his roles in Spooks, Robin Hood, Strike Back and he will be the next Thorin (major role) in the next Peter Jackson’s movie “The Hobbit” this year !! ; ) I hope that he will be more famous at that time !

    – jos2507

  • Tricia Winwood
    Tricia Winwoodalmost 3 years ago

    Thanks for that, I never watched any of them programmes so that’s why I don’t know him, but I will look out for him in the future x

  • good idea, you will not be disappointed ! ; )

    – jos2507

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesalmost 3 years ago

  • thank you very much René, you make my day ! ; )

    – jos2507

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimagealmost 3 years ago

    bravo !
    my best, your host (francis).

  • thank you very much ! i’m very happy !

    – jos2507

  • Barssel
    Barsselalmost 3 years ago

  • thank you very much Ademac ! you make my day !

    – jos2507

  • ☼Laughing Bones☾
  • thank you very much ! I’m very honored ! you make my day !

    – jos2507

  • FDugourdCaput
    FDugourdCaputover 2 years ago

    bravo ! c’est bin mérité tous ces honneurs

  • merci Françoise, je suis doublement contente car c’est mon préféré aussi ; D

    – jos2507

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