The other day I spent the afternoon in the shop two doors down with Roy Robles. Since moving into my studio space, we have become friends and mutual supporter in each others business pursuits. He does custom cabinetry and furniture. You can see his work on his website www.woodgem.com
He helped [...]
This is a project from when I was at Cobalt Studios. There, I was a student studying theatrical backdrop painting. Relative to most of what we did, this was small. But it was a good study for reproducing old master’s painting. Start with burnt umber and ultramarine and then layer in color once you [...]
Three canvases and a traditional subject… Poppies. A loose interpretation from life. Top and bottom were muted to ground them into their setting.
I love doing commissioned art pieces. I collaborate with the client and draw my inspiration from them and their space. In this project, I picked up colors from the room for a [...]