Artwork Of/By the Beatles (including The Beatles' Images of a Woman) | Page 6 | Beatles pics | Fab forum

Please consider registering
Guest

Log In Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —

  

— Match —

   

— Forum Options —

   

Minimum search word length is 4 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

Artwork Of/By the Beatles (including The Beatles' Images of a Woman)
24 August 2012
10.32pm
Von Bontee
A Hole In The Road
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 2172
Member Since:
14 December 2009
Offline
101

Looks like that's being auctioned in a few weeks...get out your chequebooks!

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
28 August 2012
4.10pm
Dipsy
Turned left at Greenland
Carnegie Hall
Forum Posts: 240
Member Since:
14 February 2012
Offline
102

This is the most beautiful portrait I've ever seen of Yoko...

"I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know? I'm just one of those people."
28 August 2012
4.17pm
Dipsy
Turned left at Greenland
Carnegie Hall
Forum Posts: 240
Member Since:
14 February 2012
Offline
103

This is just cool. And to think such a graphic piece was made using watercolor and ink...

"I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know? I'm just one of those people."
28 August 2012
4.28pm
fabfouremily
Sitting in an English garden
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 2931
Member Since:
3 May 2012
Offline
104

I love that potrait of Yoko. She looks so young and innocent.

''We're just knocked out. We heard about the sell out. You gotta get an album out, you owe it to the people. We're so happy we can hardly count.''

28 August 2012
4.35pm
Dipsy
Turned left at Greenland
Carnegie Hall
Forum Posts: 240
Member Since:
14 February 2012
Offline
105

fabfouremily said
I love that potrait of Yoko. She looks so young and innocent.

...and extraordinarily beautiful, which--unfortunately--isn't a word used to commonly describe her. But no one can deny how gorgeous she looks in this portrait, eh?

"I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know? I'm just one of those people."
28 August 2012
4.43pm
fabfouremily
Sitting in an English garden
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 2931
Member Since:
3 May 2012
Offline
106

Dipsy said

fabfouremily said
I love that potrait of Yoko. She looks so young and innocent.

...and extraordinarily beautiful, which--unfortunately--isn't a word used to commonly describe her. But no one can deny how gorgeous she looks in this portrait, eh?

 

Definitely not. When I saw it I thought of Snow White.

I love your signature, by the way. (So much so that I have used it as my status on facebook). When did he say that, do you know?

''We're just knocked out. We heard about the sell out. You gotta get an album out, you owe it to the people. We're so happy we can hardly count.''

28 August 2012
4.44pm
kedame
Miles above you
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 531
Member Since:
23 January 2011
Offline
107

Dipsy said

fabfouremily said
I love that potrait of Yoko. She looks so young and innocent.

...and extraordinarily beautiful, which--unfortunately--isn't a word used to commonly describe her. But no one can deny how gorgeous she looks in this portrait, eh?

There are some photos where Yoko is absolutely beautiful. There are some where she just looks like an average human being.
People just aren't very nice sometimes.

"You can manicure a cat but can you caticure a man?" John Lennon- Skywriting by Word of Mouth
28 August 2012
7.39pm
Dipsy
Turned left at Greenland
Carnegie Hall
Forum Posts: 240
Member Since:
14 February 2012
Offline
108

Exactly my point, Kedame. I think she's a beautiful woman--no doubt. It's just the majority of our oftentimes cruel-hearted society would sometimes like you to think otherwise. That's why I like that portrait so much: it's like the artist was making a similar statement.

"I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know? I'm just one of those people."
28 August 2012
7.45pm
Dipsy
Turned left at Greenland
Carnegie Hall
Forum Posts: 240
Member Since:
14 February 2012
Offline
109

fabfouremily said

Dipsy said

fabfouremily said
I love that potrait of Yoko. She looks so young and innocent.

...and extraordinarily beautiful, which--unfortunately--isn't a word used to commonly describe her. But no one can deny how gorgeous she looks in this portrait, eh?

 

Definitely not. When I saw it I thought of Snow White.

I love your signature, by the way. (So much so that I have used it as my status on facebook). When did he say that, do you know?

Thanks so much! ahdn_ringo_09It's always been a favorite quote of mine, although unfortunately I can't cite it back to a particular source...Sorry I couldn't be of much assistance in that aspect, Emily. ahdn_george_05

"I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know? I'm just one of those people."
29 August 2012
2.09am
Eilwynn
A bridge by a fountain, where rocking-horse people eat marshmallow pies
Casbah Coffee Club
Forum Posts: 22
Member Since:
15 August 2012
Offline
110

Dipsy said
Exactly my point, Kedame. I think she's a beautiful woman--no doubt. It's just the majority of our oftentimes cruel-hearted society would sometimes like you to think otherwise. That's why I like that portrait so much: it's like the artist was making a similar statement.

I agree completely.  Yoko is so maligned, but she really is much better looking than the "average person."  I suspect how people saw her at the time may have had a lot to do with her art, her boyish loose clothing, and her race.  I hate that.

 

And that picture of her is great!

"We are all a little weird and life's a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love." - Dr. Seuss
29 August 2012
2.26am
FlyOn13
New Jersey, USA
Carnegie Hall
Forum Posts: 205
Member Since:
23 July 2012
Offline
111

Love that picture of Yoko.
Her hair looks so beautiful...it actually looks a lot like my hair! Well, maybe mine is shorter, but the point is that I have a lot of hair.
A LOT of hair.

“I was special. I always have been. Why didn't anyone notice me?" -John Lennon
29 August 2012
8.21am
fabfouremily
Sitting in an English garden
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 2931
Member Since:
3 May 2012
Offline
112

Dipsy said

fabfouremily said

Dipsy said

fabfouremily said
I love that potrait of Yoko. She looks so young and innocent.

...and extraordinarily beautiful, which--unfortunately--isn't a word used to commonly describe her. But no one can deny how gorgeous she looks in this portrait, eh?

 

Definitely not. When I saw it I thought of Snow White.

I love your signature, by the way. (So much so that I have used it as my status on facebook). When did he say that, do you know?

Thanks so much! ahdn_ringo_09It's always been a favorite quote of mine, although unfortunately I can't cite it back to a particular source...Sorry I couldn't be of much assistance in that aspect, Emily. ahdn_george_05

Don't worry! ahdn_george_08

''We're just knocked out. We heard about the sell out. You gotta get an album out, you owe it to the people. We're so happy we can hardly count.''

10 March 2013
11.20pm
greghumphreysART
Leeds UK
Casbah Coffee Club
Forum Posts: 20
Member Since:
10 March 2013
Offline
113

Here is my only Beatle full on piece so far... my John piece from the Let It Be cover.

 

John Lennon

 

 

Here is my quick cartoon sketch of John and Yoko also.. done just before Christmas.

 

 

Happy Xmas - War Is Over copyrightGregART2012

 

The first one is a complex affair, done in my usual style of ink on paper, with a rOtring Isograph pen (0.1mm nib). I use dotwork (pointillism) for different greyscale saturations.. and linework for other aspects.. such as the individually stranded hair. 

It's then finished with a grey colour was with a Prismacolor pencil crayon, and the White Feather was put there separately by me as a respect thing due to the White Feather thing between John and Julian.

 

Peace. 

 

 

Greg. x

10 March 2013
11.22pm
Egroeg Evoli
Across the universe
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 1665
Member Since:
6 December 2012
Offline
114

a-hard-days-night-ringo-8 Wow, those are really good!

Do you want to know a secret? Read my username backwards. ~ ~ ~ - - - . . . - - - ~ ~ ~ Also known as Egg-Rock, Egg-Roll, E-George, Eggy...

☮ & <3

11 March 2013
12.17am
LongHairedLady
coming in through the bathroom window
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 1873
Member Since:
17 January 2013
Offline
115

A girl named Fiona Fu does some amazing stuff.  The only thing is that it's mostly John and Paul "slashy" stuff.  I like her art and would like to use some to design my next tattoo, but it's hard to find pictures of all 4 Beatles, and also pictures that are.. appropriate.  ahdn_paul_02

Anyways, here are some tame versions of what she does.  a-hard-days-night-john-6

 

 

"Please don't bring your banjo back, I know where it's been..  I wasn't hardly gone a day, when it became the scene..  Banjos!  Banjos!  All the time, I can't forget that tune..  and if I ever see another banjo, I'm going out and buy a big balloon!"

 

11 March 2013
12.22am
Egroeg Evoli
Across the universe
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 1665
Member Since:
6 December 2012
Offline
116

a-hard-days-night-ringo-8 I like those, especially the first one.

Do you want to know a secret? Read my username backwards. ~ ~ ~ - - - . . . - - - ~ ~ ~ Also known as Egg-Rock, Egg-Roll, E-George, Eggy...

☮ & <3

11 March 2013
12.25am
greghumphreysART
Leeds UK
Casbah Coffee Club
Forum Posts: 20
Member Since:
10 March 2013
Offline
117

Egroeg Evoli said
a-hard-days-night-ringo-8 Wow, those are really good!

Many thanks... most appreciated. 

11 March 2013
1.11am
Into the Sky with Diamonds
New York
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 1301
Member Since:
10 August 2011
Offline
118

greghumphriesART said, "Here is my only Beatle full on piece so far"

Remarkable!!!

"Into the Sky with Diamonds" (the Beatles and the Race to the Moon – a history)
11 March 2013
1.30am
parlance
Slaggers
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 5195
Member Since:
8 November 2012
Offline
119

LongHairedLady said
A girl named Fiona Fu does some amazing stuff.

Huge fan of Fiona. She does stuff from my favorite Paul 67-68 period. She also did the 70th birthday tribute to Paul that was posted earlier.

parlance

 

Beware of sadness. It can hit you. It can hurt you. Make you sore and what is more, that is not what you are here for. - George

Check out my fan video for Paul's song "Appreciate" at YouTube and Vimeo.

11 March 2013
1.30am
parlance
Slaggers
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 5195
Member Since:
8 November 2012
Offline
120

greghumphreysART said
Here is my only Beatle full on piece so far... my John piece from the Let It Be cover.

 

That's gorgeous.

parlance

Beware of sadness. It can hit you. It can hurt you. Make you sore and what is more, that is not what you are here for. - George

Check out my fan video for Paul's song "Appreciate" at YouTube and Vimeo.

Forum Timezone: Europe/London

Most Users Ever Online: 597

Currently Online: Father McCartney, Ahhh Girl, trcanberra, Annadog40, Mimi
35 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

meanmistermustard: 9886

mr. Sun king coming together: 6916

parlance: 5195

Ahhh Girl: 5150

mithveaen: 4651

Annadog40: 4301

Zig: 4203

Mr. Kite: 3800

Ron Nasty: 3092

fabfouremily: 2931

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 88

Members: 2628

Moderators: 4

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 34

Topics: 3158

Posts: 135998

Newest Members: Another Paul, damianosito1984, Bigbeat, edbeatle, the57thbeatle

Moderators: Ahhh Girl: 5150, meanmistermustard: 9886, Zig: 4203, Joe: 3463

Administrators: Joe: 3463, Ellie: 1

Members Birthdays
Today: None
Upcoming: YouLoseAndIWin