Powell uses nothing but a simple Bic Biro ballpoint pen to create incredibly detailed portraits of the elderly. His chosen canvases are antique documents dating from 1763 onwards.

Above: All Teeth Are Made From Sugar |  2013 | Original Bic Biro Drawing On Antique Envelope | Signed and Numbered | 19 x 17 cm | Original 1/1

His aim is to portray what can be produced with the most basic tool whilst creating a relationship between the canvas and image.

Above: Speaking in Tongues (Prattle) |  2013 | Bic Biro on 1907 Document | Signed and Numbered | Original 1/1 |

Since graduating, Powell’s unique drawings have been in high demand. 

Above: Untitled |  2013 | Original Bic Biro | Signed and Numbered | Original 1/1

Exhibiting in the USA, Australia and Europe, his shows have been extremely successful leaving the artist with numerous requests for interviews, commissions and future solo shows worldwide.

Above: Untitled |  2013 | Original Bic Biro on Antique Chinese Envelopes | Signed and Numbered | Original 1/1 

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