This is my first and only attempt at oil painting. It is a copy of the Boy in the Torn Hat. It was done just after my first heart attack when I needed to have something to do to keep me quiet but busy!
This was FEATURED in the Retired and Happy Group on November 21, ’12.
Artists Universe Group FEATURED this on December 20,’12.
FEATURED in the Best of Red Bubble Group on December 28,’12.
This was voted into the TOP TEN in the the Head Covering Challenge in the Strictly Human Faces Group on January 30, ’13. (3 0f 63)
Voted into the TOP TEN in the A Portrait Challenge in the Besson Thorpe Gallery Group on September 2, ,’13. (3 of 14)
This was voted into the TOP TEN in the Work By Hand Challenge in the Best of Anything Group on November 19,’13. (7 of 36)
Voted into the TOP TEN in the Feature Page/Work by Hand Challenge in the Best of Anything and Everything Group on July 9,’15. (3 of 19)