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After listening to Beethoven's 9th Symphony this morning I felt inspired to draw the man himself. Based on Joseph Carl Stierler's 1819 portrait of Beethoven, painted during his life time and just before Beethoven started work on the Symphony. I hope my piddly little pencil drawing captures a tiny weeny bit of the concealed frustration Beethoven must have felt while composing his most epic Symphony. At that stage of his lifs almost completely deaf…. #AbsoluteGenius

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Happy days.....

One of my recent drawings has been selected for the Suffolk Showcase 2013 Exhibition at Smiths Row. 'Texture 02' will be on display at the Bury st Edmund's Galley from Sat 6 - April - Sat 8 June. Opening times Tuesday - Saturday 10:30am - 5:00pm.

For more information about my recent drawings check out my blog.