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Celebrity Portrait Artist of the Year

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Celebrity Portrait Artist of the Year

Summary

James Fleet, Anneka Rice, Mark Gatiss, Fenella Woolgar and Jenny Eclair try their hands at painting a portrait, with Denise Lewis, Laurence Fox and Martha Plimpton the sitters.

Review

Anyone who follows actor/writer Mark Gatiss on Twitter will know that he’s a dab hand with the brushes. And Strictly tryer Anneka Rice revealed in a recent Would I Lie to You? that she hires a life model to visit her house, where she paints him in her preferred medium of oils. But what about the artistic acumen of comedian Jenny Éclair, the other contestant in this special edition of PAOTY? Well she herself was a life model when she first moved to London, and admits on her website to dabbling in daubing.

The trio’s sitters are former heptathlete Denise Lewis, and actors Laurence Fox and Martha Plimpton.

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  • Celebrity Portrait Artist of the Year

    Summary

    James Fleet, Anneka Rice, Mark Gatiss, Fenella Woolgar and Jenny Eclair try their hands at painting a portrait, with Denise Lewis, Laurence Fox and Martha Plimpton the sitters.

    Review

    Anyone who follows actor/writer Mark Gatiss on Twitter will know that he’s a dab hand with the brushes. And Strictly tryer Anneka Rice revealed in a recent Would I Lie to You? that she hires a life model to visit her house, where she paints him in her preferred medium of oils. But what about the artistic acumen of comedian Jenny Éclair, the other contestant in this special edition of PAOTY? Well she herself was a life model when she first moved to London, and admits on her website to dabbling in daubing.

    The trio’s sitters are former heptathlete Denise Lewis, and actors Laurence Fox and Martha Plimpton.

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