Darius Boyd 2018 – peering out of the gloom

 

1000mm x 1000mm pyrography on 16mm plywood

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Darius kindly sat for this portrait to highlight the stigma associated with mental health issues in society.

Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu

gurrumul portrait

 

1000mm x 1000mm pyrography on 32mm plywood

This is a portrait of Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, the blind Australian aboriginal musician. I tried to capture the essence of the man from one of my favourite photos of him. (Thanks to Adrian Cook Photography)

Ruth portrait

ruth portrait

Ruth portrait 2014

1000mm x 1000mm pyrography on 19mm plywood

This is a portrait of my partner. I tried to capture her inquisitive nature rather than just her beautiful smile.

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50th birthday commission

gazza portrait

gazza portrait

1000mm x 1000mm pyrography on 19mm plywood

A surprise 50th birthday present the commissioned artwork was created from a very low resolution photograph of the subject.

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