Tuesday, October 28, 2014

News: Merit Award



I am honored that my painting, "Interpreting Me," was awarded a Merit Award at the National Art League's 2014 Fall Member Exhibit in the watercolor category.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

"Rhinos,"


"Rhinos," Watercolor. 15z22. Arches 140lb. Cold Press. Reference: My own.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

"Detail of Comte Prosper d'Epinay‏'s Sappho,"


"Detail of Comte Prosper d'Epinay's Sappho," Watercolor. 15x22. Arches 140 lb.Cold Press. I love this sculpture at the metropolitan Museum of Art and often just take a position and stare at it from every angle. This particlar morning, the sun was streaming in and hitting the stature from the back with the window frame silhouetting her perfectly.  Reference: my own.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

"interpreting Me,"




"Interpreting Mr," Watercolor 14.5x16in. Fluid 140 lb. Hot Ptess Paper. Hommage to Paul David Elsen's painting.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

In Progress: "Live Model,"



In Progress - "Live Model," Pastel, 12x18. About 2.5 hours. Still have to work on the painting's left side to adjust the shape of the neck, shoulder and arm... Oh yes and fi the eye height (top to bottom as that really bothers me But I am not too unhappy with my first real pastel portrait so far.

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Vertical Reclining Panther



"Vertical Reclining Panther," Watercolor with Goache Background. 18x22in. Arches Cold Press 140 Lb. Reference: My own.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

"Reclining Panther: Suspicion,"



"Reclining Panther:Suspicion," Watercolor with Goache Background. 18x24 in. Arches 140 lb. Cold Press. Refernence: My own.