Thursday, September 11, 2014

Portrait Painting Demo at the San Diego Portrait Society

I will be doing a portrait painting demonstration Friday September 12th at the San Diego Portrait Society.  Click the image for more info about the demo.

3:00 - 5:00pm
North University Library
8820 Judicial Drive, San Diego 92122
off Nobel Drive near 805
All are welcome!

ps. It's Ron's birthday on the day of the demo, and he will be my model.  Should be fun!

Spectrum Exhibition at the Society of Illustrators

I am very honored to have my painting, Vortex, included in the Society of Illustrators Spectrum Exhibition! Many thanks to curators Irene Gallo, Greg Manchess, Cathy Fenner and Arnie Fenner!
The show runs from September 2nd to October 18th, 2014, and the opening reception is Friday September 12th - beginning at 6:30pm.
Though I won't be able to attend, I'm very happy that my painting is in great company among so many amazing artworks.  If you're in or near the NYC area, you should definitely go see the exhibition. Visit the Society of Illustrators website for more info.


Tuesday, September 9, 2014

and another sketch in the book of kells

..another painting sketch in the book of kells - acrylic on book pages (6x9" 2-page spread), words on left page are text showing through from underneath = "have character and purpose"

Thursday, September 4, 2014

another sketch in the book of kells

..another acrylic/graphite sketch in the Book of Kells sketchbook (6x9") - more painting, drawing, sanding, palette knife, and text from the page underneath showing through again - "be at the head of the curious. allow them to wonder"