“Bella and Gypsy” This is a commission of I did of two dogs as a Christmas gift for a father who gave it to his daughter. He sent me a few pictures, and I cropped them to come with two separate portrait poses. I finished … Continue readingBella and Gypsy
Figure painting from the November online course. We had a choice of three pictures to use, I chose this one because I liked the story I saw in it. It took a lot of measuring to get the proportions correct, but skin tones are tough. … Continue reading“Oh, thats cold”
This is a still life I did as part of an online workshop with Alain Picard that I am taking. I set this up in my studio with a Hibiscus flower from our plant in the backyard. I am trying to be more painterly in … Continue readingHibiscus in a Jar
This is my latest commission: Molly, a Maltipoo, who recently passed away. This was a gift to her owners. This is pastel on Canson paper, 11″ x 14″
“Sunny Afternoon” I have been wanting to do a beach painting for a while, this was from a reference picture I took while staying at Emerald Island a few years ago. This is pastel on Canson Paper. I started with blue paper, then put a … Continue readingSunny Afternoon
This is Pastel on Pastelmat. As a reference, I used a photo I took several years ago in New York City in December.