336 Portrait of Najib Razak

The original photo can be seen here And the rest of the “Rulers of the World” series here This is Dato’ Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak, the prime minister og Malaysia. Malaysia actually have an “elective monarchy” so I’m not 100% sure if it’s the king or the prime minister who’s … Read more

333 Portrait of Mike Eman

See the original photo here and the rest of my “Rulers of the World” series here This is Mike Eman, the prime minister of Aruba. Stricktly speaking, Aruba is part of the Netherlands, but they do have their own parliment, and they do have a prime minister, so I think they qualify. Aruba has a … Read more

328 Portrait of Tom Thabane

Original photo here This is Tom Thabane, the prime minister of Lesotho – a country of 2 million inhabitants. It is completely surrounded by South African territory. Sadly it would appear that the country is in some kind of political conflict. Read more on wikipedia. He proved very difficult to paint. When you look closely … Read more

326 Portrait of David Cameron

after this photo This is the third one I’ve done today, and I dare say that it’s the best as well. The skin is made up of reds, yellow and brown. I tried blending them on the paper in stead of mixing the paints before applying them. I think it makes for a more interesting … Read more