Guy Denning - Privatise ,(born is a self taught English contemporary artist and painter. He is the founder of the Neomodern group, a former member of Stuckism and part of the urban art scene in Bristol.
Illustrator Florian Nicolle (previously) has published a wonderful collection of his textured illustrations from Layering scans of newspaper, ink, paint, and a fair amount of digital retouching he arrives at these truly remarkable portraits.
"I try to create an image that retains its freshness of the first paint stroke, the expressions of the line have to be very free and spontaneous. While keeping a rigorous drawing. So i use fast techniques, like a bic, large brush, watercolor.