I saw him live in Marlay Park, Dublin in August 2008. He is a very talented musician. He was coolness personified throughout his show and this inspired me to paint him. The next day I started searching for a picture I could work with and I think the one I picked sums up the man and his attitude. I love the “Music saved my life” t-shirt, it gives the painting more depth.
Oil painting of Johnny Cash. The painting is done on a 8 x 10 inch canvas.
David Dunne Art
David Dunne Art: Portrait paintings from the world of Music, Sport and Film.
From early childhood drawing people I admired was always something I enjoyed doing. It was only natural that when I started to paint professionally I would continue in the same vein by painting the people who have influenced my view of the world... read more about David