Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Depeche Mode 'Personal Jesus' 25th anniversary 2014


I've been meaning to paint a picture of Depeche Mode for a long time seeing as they are my favourite band. I've completed a few drawings of them over the years as well as painting in acrylics on coats/jackets for friends. This is the first painting on canvas. 80x40cm.

A 'Personal Jesus' themed piece to coincide with its release 25 years ago on August 29th 1989.

I chose a palette of three colours as used on the original single sleeve: