Celebrity Portrait

Victoria Beckham

For the next 6 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I am posting my portrait of English singer, model and fashion designer Victoria Beckham. Known as “Posh Spice” she rose to fame with the Spice Girls and now is recognized as an international fashion icon.

For more celebrity portraits, go to www.hollypicano.com .

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About the artist…
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.
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Celebrity Portrait

For the next 7 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’m posting my portrait of Mariah Carey, who became famous for her five-octave vocal range and chart topping songs of the 90’s. “One Sweet Day”spent 16 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, which is the longest running number one song in US history.

For more celebrity portraits, go to www.hollypicano.com .

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About the artist..
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.

Celebrity Portrait

Ashley Judd

For the next 8 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’m posting my portrait of Ashley Judd. The daughter of country music singer Naomi Judd, her grandfather is of Sicilian decent, and she was raised in Kentucky, where she spent most of her young life. Ashley attended 13 schools before college, tried modeling, and had her film debut in 1992, with a small role in Kuffs. She went on to appear in over 30 films. Double Jeopardy is still my personal favorite.

For more celebrity portraits, go to www.hollypicano.com .

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About the artist…
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.

Celebrity Portrait

For the next 9 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’m posting my portrait of Shannen Doherty. Best known as Brenda Walsh in Beverly Hills, 90210, she went on to star in the TV series Charmed and has hosted several other TV shows during her career.

For more celebrity portraits, go to www.hollypicano.com .

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About the artist…
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.

Celebrity Portrait

For the next 11 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’m posting my portrait of Jennifer Connelly. She started her career as a child model, and later won an Academy Award for her performance in Ron Howard’s 2001 film A Beautiful Mind.

For more celebrity portraits, go to www.hollypicano.com .

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About the artist…
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.

Celebrity Portrait

For the next 13 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’m posting Italian-American music queen Madonna. She has kept us entertained from signing on with Sire Records in 1982, and she’s still going strong with her most recent appearance at Art Basel earlier this month. She has sold more than 300 million records, and is recognized as the best-selling female recording artist of all time.

For more celebrity portraits, go to www.hollypicano.com .

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About the artist…
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.

Celebrity Portrait

For the next 14 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’m posting Paris Hilton, great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, founder of Hilton Hotels. She began her modeling career when she signed with Donald Trump‘s modeling agency, Trump Model Management. Since then, she’s had TV roles, released a book, a fragrance, among other endorsements. Paris is “famous for being famous.”

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About the artist…
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.

Celebrity Portrait

For the next 15 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’m posting Italian-American Queen of Pop, Madonna. She achieved popularity by always pushing boundaries. Her look and fashion influenced girls and her style became one of the biggest fashion trends of the 80’s.

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About the artist
In her years of practice, Italian-American artist Holly Picano has explored beauty and desire through images of female faces. Studying Visual Communication from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Picano incorporates a commercial feel to her images of women. One of the artist’s most notable pieces is a red headed Ms. Behave, created for the Peachy Canyon Winery wine label. The recipient of an Artist Enhancement Grant from the State of Florida, Picano continues her commitment to the arts through her paintings of female faces.
To see more celebrity art, go to www.hollypicano.com.

Celebrity Portrait

For 16 more days, I will be posting a different celebrity portrait each day, where I match up a portrait that I painted with a photo of that particular celebrity.

From Basic Instinct to Casino, Sharon Stone has always played a beautiful, yet tough woman. This portrait I painted by special request for an art collector in south Florida.

For more Celebrity Portraits go to www.hollypicano.com or wait to see tomorrow’s posting on the next celebrity portrait.

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Celebrity Portrait

For the next 17 days, I will be sharing a different celebrity portrait that I have painted, along with their celebrity photo.

Today, I’ll start with with Italian-American pop icon Gwen Stefani. I have always been a fan of Stefani’s mezzo-soprano vocals, and her bad-girl style is somewhat reminiscent of Blondie’s Debbie Harry, with a little more fashionista flair.

Beautiful, strong, and a little punk.

To see more celebrity art, go to www.hollypicano.com.

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