CCM are delighted, over the moon and very grateful for Jack Russell to provide us with our new front cover and website homepage painting.
International cricketer Jack Russell MBE has been a professional Artist for nearly 30 years. Self- taught, he decided to become a painter as a result of frustration at being stuck inside cricket pavilions when "rain stopped play".
Jack paints a wide range of subjects. From landscapes, wildlife, military, portraits and sport. His paintings hang in public and private collections worldwide, from the Tower of London to The Bradman Museum in Bowral Australia. Sittings for his portrait paintings have included HRH Duke of Edinburgh, HRH Duke of Kent, ten Field Marshals of the British Army, Sir Norman Wisdom, Eric Sykes, and Eric Clapton.Sporting icons include Sir Bobby Charlton, Dickie Bird and Phil Taylor.
Find out more on his website at www.jackrussell.co.uk