The composition is simple although the facial expression and use of shadows in the background suggest a large figure looming over the sitter. The meek and timid sitter and the empty space around him really appealed to me. As though he is in the docks, being cross-examined for a crime he did in fact commit.
I am an Edinburgh-based interior designer and portrait painter. My piece ‘Confession’ is an experiment in trying to capture feelings of guilt and isolation,.