newest work on easel

I took the photo on right last summer, and finally got to paint it, it is strange because naturally I’d rather paint from life.  I should have done a color study and then worked on this.  Will post more...

Painting at GCA

Workshop with Ed Minoff who you can see in the blue and white checked shirt, he is doing a demo, Travis Schlatt was teaching.  So much fun, will post some of their demos. This took place in...

two mandarins

I found these oranges in the food market and they were so beautiful, and the leaves were glistening, I fell in love and had to paint...

recent work

Here are my most recent works, the portrait is not finished and something I did very quickly in an hour, and the flowers I painted on a February day to brighten up my...

works in progress

Both of these were done at GCA with Greg  Mortenson as the teacher.  They are block-ins, which means the beginning of a drawing, in the one of the young man I began to roughly model, and with the woman, it is a straight block-in, next week I will continue to model....