Billy Wormell

Billy Wormell by Chris Duke

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Billy Wormell in The Passion of Christ
Chris Duke
Watercolor, Pen & Ink
10" x 14"

Billy Wormell gave my imagined Christ figure a compassionate bearing. A construction worker year-round, Billy had a weathered vulnerability and deep melancholy that, for me, suits the Christ figure well. I did more drawings but this is the sole survivor.