Oliver, Oliver…..

I am a huge fan of the musical “Oliver!”. I kept hearing the words to the soundtrack as I painted this. My biggest challenge was emptying my mind of how the characters looked in the movie and using Dickens’ descriptions and my imagination to make them my own. ┬ámore “Oliver Twist” to come, perhaps the Sowerberrys….

"Please sir, I want some more." Oliver Twist
“Please sir, I want some more.” Oliver Twist