Sunday, July 22, 2012

Faheem, Red Scarf

Oil/Encaustic Panel
Palette Knife

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Big Cypress Palms


.. a revisit to my Big Cypress Moon reference photo with a looser hand and a few modifications, using palette knife only...

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Wet... a new series

Oil/Gessoed Panel

I am starting a another series of my male nudes. It will be the "Wet" series, and i hope to have 10 or so in the coming months. With these I will be using palette knives and putty knives to help expand on the looser energy I am looking for.. hope you will stay tuned and see what develops...

A Touch of Chipotle Orange...

  I always try to have my camera ready when I am and out about...I shot my reference photo for this painting while having lunch at The Legal Seafood Test Kitchen in Boston. I was attracted to the backlighting, the gesture of the waiter and the great reflections in the bar.. It was another opportunity to play with the movement in the light..


Detail/ Ryan

I was very surprised and pleased when a young man in Boston saw A Touch of Orange Chipotle on facebook and recognized himself as the Waiter in my painting.. Thanks Ryan... adding another dimension of Life to my work...

A Little Plein Air..

White Bird of Paradise
Oil/Canvas Panle

on location

As I Am...


Seems I do a lot of self portraits... at least the model is always available and affordable. I am working on loosening up my style and continuing my search for movement in my paint. As I Am received Judges Recognition in a recent show....