Tag Archives: Portrait

Drawing time-lapse of Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Just for fun here is my drawing time-lapse of Cellist Sheku-Kanneh Mason. Sheku is part of an amazing family of classical musicians where all 7 Kanneh-Mason children play instruments. Four of the family are currently studying at the Royal College of Music in London and Sheku’s sister Isata is a concert pianist.

Sheku came to worldwide prominence in 2018 aged 19 when he played at the Royal Wedding in Windsor Castle of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markel. His performance at their wedding while they signed the register was seen by a phenomenal global audience of nearly 2 billion people. 

Sheku also won the prestigious BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2016.

Drawing Prince Harry and Meghan Markle The Royal Wedding 2018

Here is my portrait time-lapse drawing of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle after their Royal Wedding in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle on 19th May 2018.

After their wonderful wedding in front of the Queen, family, friends and nearly two billion people globally via television and the internet Harry and Meghan became the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Prince William was Harry’s best man and Meghan was walked down the isle by Prince Charles. Many celebrities were guests at the wedding including George and Amal Clooney, David and Victoria Beckham and Elton John among many others.

The service was led by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and the ‘Love and Fire’ sermon was delivered from The Most Reverend Michael Curry, primate of the Episcopal Church in the USA.

After which Harry and Meghan went in an open top horse drawn carriage around Windsor in front of the over 100,000 crowd of well wishers from all around the world. THey left for their evening reception in a modified electric classic E Type Jaguar.

Drawing Avicii. Time-lapse drawing of Swedish EDM DJ Tim Bergling

Drawing Avicii time-lapse.

Here is my portrait time-lapse drawing of Swedish DJ Avicii, Tim Bergling, who sadly died aged 28 in April 2018.

Avicii worked with many musicians including Madonna, Chris Martin from Coldplay and Rita Ora with hits including Wake Me Up, Hey Brother and the recent Rita Ora track Lonely Together.

Drawing a baby portrait of Jedediah Salt-Mountain December 2017 by Billy time-lapse

Drawing Jedediah Salt-Mountain time-lapse, December 2017.

Jedediah is some friend’s first child and just for fun I thought I would do a doodle on his welcome him into the world amid his mum and dad’s family and friends. It was lovely drawing the soft features of a new born baby in this simple pencil portrait for Jedediah’s parents.