John Player Portrait Award

National Portrait Gallery. London

Jon's painting of Elise in Father's Coat was shortlisted in the annual JP Portrait award and one of five paintings specially commended by the judges. Jon received a £100 cash prize and a commemorative certificate.

'Elise in Father's Coat' is a portrait of Elise Liversage – It is painted in oil and measures 34' x 27 and 3/4”

Jon and Elise

Elise in Fathers Coat

Elise in Fathers Coat - Version

Doreen and Reg Yearley, Matthew and Jon Cole, Elise Liversage outside the National Portrait Gallery