Cathy Freeman

  50Cm X 44Cm. Oil On Canvas. Cathy Freeman. World Championships Seville 1999. Phillip Carrero. It was an experience to “mould” Cathy’s cheeks and forehead until a three-dimensional effect was achieved, on a two-dimensional base. Something I always since tried to achieve.

Bishop Joseph Garlington

46Cm X 52Cm. Oil On Primed Board. Phillip Carrero. Bishop Garlington came to Mount Annan Church in ’98 for a couple of weeks. He touched me as being among the friendliest of the people of the cloth I knew. Very funny preacher too, amazing sense of humor and energy. This was the second portrait I…