Gallery of paintings
Gallery of paintings

Accrington Stanley (again)

New stand and floodlights
Oil on camvas
59.4cm x 42cm
?

My painting of Stanley striker, Billy Kee raised £280 for the Official Supporters’ Club.

As soon as it was sold I said, “Anytime you need anything else…”. Immediately came the response that a painting of the new stand and floodlights would be a good subject. I wasn’t so sure, but as the first evening home game was the next night, I agreed to take some photos to see if i could make a painting out of it. 

The result is here. It was a great game, Stanley beat high fliers Doncaster Rovers to rise to fifth in the League – the highest position in the fifty years the modern club has existed. The floodlights were (literally) brilliant; and fans sat in the almost-completed Eric Whalley Stand for the very first time.

Update: It raised £120 for charity.

Accrington 1 – 0 Doncaster | Oil on canvas 59cm x 42cm

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you accept our use of cookies. 

Copyrighted Image

error: