By Kath 5/4/04
February 4 2007
Fly Half Jonny Wilkinson has been captured beautifully for all time, by Artist Julian Kirk of BigArt, in that rugby world cup winning kick pose! Julian who founded BigArt after many years working as a studio artist and illustrator in Britain and abroad.
generously gave us a Limited Edition Copy of their artist Julian Kirk's portrayal of Jonny Wilkinson and 'THAT KICK', to give away in a competition. The Print was signed by the Artist Julian Kirk and numbered.
England's world famous Fly Half Jonny Wilkinson has been captured beautifully for all time, by Artist Julian Kirk of BigArt, in that rugby world cup winning kick pose! Julian who founded BigArt after many years working as a studio artist and illustrator in Britain and abroad wanted to establish an Internet-based art gallery and so evolved BigArt.
Julian took time out of his busy schedule to speak to Unofficial England Rugby and tell us what had inspired him to paint Jonny as he did.
"It was a fairy tale played out on national television. I could hardly bear to watch the final and kept going into the kitchen. But when the kick came I saw it live and gave the biggest cheer this house has ever heard. It was a splendid English sporting moment, and I felt compelled to capture it in a picture. I did an oil painting in a fluid style which seems to suit the spontaneous nature of the event. The moment just before Jonny's boot hits the ball is packed with potential energy. A great shot and a lasting image"! - Julian Kirk.
Who produce fine art works and sculptures have set up a promotional discount code for you to purchase this print of Jonny Wilkinson at a discount if you would like to get it as a present.
Check out www.bigart.co.uk site today they have some excellent pieces of work and with Birthdays fast approaching why not purchase a lasting gift for the Jonny fan. Limited edition print of Jonny Wilkinson scoring that World cup-winning drop-goal. Artist signed/numbered, size 18"x22". Normally £24.99!
However, if you quote the following promotional code 10904700 Unofficial England Rugby fans can purchase this beautiful print at the discounted
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