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    Hello Friends , My art project " Those who blew the whistle" 100 painted portraits of whistleblowers and informers are being featured in the December issue of Penn magazine.

    https://archive.org/details/December2018PennMagazine210

    Our own Bill Ryan, along with many other great people who put themselves out there , are included

    thanks all for giving it a look

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    "The Whistleblower" Article and Portraits starts Page 101:

    https://archive.org/details/December...e210/page/n101

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    Awesome work! I especially like the portrait of Harry Markopolos - you really anchored in his mental fortitude.

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    That's quite a project you took on, Doug.

    I applaud you, resoundingly.... Your mastery of the craft is obvious but it's your expressiveness of these souls that comes through. You give them a place, you honor them in color and line. These brave souls.

    I hope this gets a wide audience and some shows, and a long tour, Doug. Those back to back of David Icke and Gary Webb are very striking. Icke looks like he's staring into the abyss. Max Spiers, Wilhelm Reich... wow. You even managed to make Kerry quite pretty

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    Doug that's great to see! Kudos to you. Great work!

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    Thanks everyone for your comments. I will be a guest on the Grant Cameron show Dec 4th, this coming Tuesday eve at 8 pm EST. https://kgraradio.com

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    Hello Friends , My art project " Those who blew the whistle" 100 painted portraits of whistleblowers and informers are being featured in the December issue of Penn magazine.

    https://archive.org/details/December2018PennMagazine210

    Our own Bill Ryan, along with many other great people who put themselves out there , are included

    thanks all for giving it a look

    thepainterdoug
    Doug - it sounds stupid to say but I never knew of your talents!! Thank you for sharing your work!!!!!

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    Really super work Doug! Thank you so much. Tell us please of Penn Magazine, if you will.

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    Exquisite. Thank you so much for honouring Max Spiers in this beautiful way. I’ve asked a friend to tell his Mum, I expect they’ll both be so touched.
    Last edited by Rachel; 29th November 2018 at 08:36. Reason: Added text.
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    Default Re: Penn magazine dedicates 100 pages to my whistleblower portraits

    Wonderful

    But .. but .. You missed out Corey Goode !!
    KUDOS !

    What is your preferred medium Doug ?

    edit - after a quick look at your website is see it is oil on panel 9”x12”

    Love your impasto technique on some of them !
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    Hazelfern/ now that were on the subject, for the last 8 months, Im also writing a stage musical on the topic of disclosure. I will discuss it on the Grant Cameron show on tuesday . and check out the rest of the writing in Penn !

    Variant/ thanks! i like the strong angle and lighting in that one as well

    Thanks Mike!

    Rachel/ the Max Spears painting touches me as well. I believe someone may have sent to his mum at some point.

    did you see them/ thanks for taking a look!!

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    Quote Posted by thepainterdoug (here)
    Thanks everyone for your comments. I will be a guest on the Grant Cameron show Dec 4th, this coming Tuesday eve at 8 pm EST. https://kgraradio.com


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    Wow Doug. That's some publication. I can't wait to give it, and your portraits, my attention. Good on you. Bless you brother.
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    Doug, I went to your website to read some of the bios of the whistleblowers and can't find where they are. I was interested because the beginnings of the bios in the magazine were so well written and intriguing.

    I was thinking what a beautiful book that series would make.
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    Beautiful works.

    Congratulations thepainterdoug it refreshing and inspiring to see one of our own gain recognition for their work and spread awareness in your own special way.
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    Beautiful work PainterDoug. Much appreciation for your efforts and putting it all in one place.
    There are so many who have sacrificed themselves to ridicule, loss of income, family, and life itself so the people could have a chance to break free.
    You have offered us a truly RARE GEM.

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