Jana Brike... Stephen O'Donnell... Agostino Arrivabene...
This was a little painting done for an exhibition that had to be scrapped, but the good part is that it forced me to stop being a big baby about painting hands, and deal with them head-on. The exhibition was about death and loss. The Comfort 8x8 inches, oil on panel.
I've given examples here and here, but there are so many more! It's time again for another installment of 'men I probably would have slept with if I were alive in that century'. Since so many are unknown sitters, I'll just tell you who painted them... Hans Holbein. This sitter needs to lose the hat,… Continue reading Old Portraits of Young Men: Part Three
Some sneaky peeky...
Pre-ordering is now live for my book on the Cooperative Press website! These will be available in December thru the usual outlets like Amazon, but I recommend getting in on the action early. I'm happy to have just about everything in one place to share as one body of work, over 40 portraits, and putting… Continue reading It’s Actually Happening!
Coming out this winter (fingers crossed) Cooperative Press will be publishing a limited edition book of my faux national portrait gallery. Otherwise known, as Kessa. This will include almost all of my portraits with their biographies, including a map, crests and their family trees. I'm having trouble deciding on the cover image; I start to… Continue reading Help Me Choose The Cover!
Some artists and paintings I'm into lately. Andro Semeiko... Hans Memling... Lucas Cranach the Elder... ("Hunting Near Hartenfels Castle" is crazy in detail and very large in person) Shaun Downey... Kris Lewis... William Newhouse Giorgione...
"Nayanna, Countess of Luc" 11x14" No bio yet, but she married Vlad, the Earl of Luc who is the son of her, and him. See I'm getting my fake family tree back in order here sort of. I have a feeling Vlad will be kind of a dork and that she gets a raw deal… Continue reading Finally! She’s Finished!
ThePond 11x14" oil on panel. The compression sucks on Vox, click image for a better view. I've had a thing for painting black and purple nipples since I was in high school, don't know what that's about. Read and post comments | Send to a friend
11x14" oil on panel.