British writer and poet. He was included in the Times list of top 50 Post-war writers in 2008 His poetry is called ‘dup poetry’ which means it is performed – the words are recited over the beat of reggae music.
Christine painted a really colourful Benjamin wearing his ‘Rastacap’ or ‘Tam’
Juliet sent in an image created using her iPad. Surprisingly this was her first attempt. She used the ‘Procreate’ program
Dot first work was a sketch she made in 2005 and the second a striking painting using mixed media. Graphite, watercolour and pencil on Bockingford paper. She started the painting on Saturday and finished it later in the week
Tracy also used her iPad and the pre-installed ‘Art Studio’ programme. She produced the image by using ‘Wet brush,’ her fingers and a ‘tiny brush and has captured a really realistic younger Benjamin
Steve painted a thoughtful Benjamin using Acrylics on hardboard
Well done all.
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What a fantastic selection of Benjamin Zephaniah portraits, I think they are the best yet. Well done everyone!