Monday, April 14, 2014

"The Untold" oil on canvas 20x30 $1,650

I had reservations about hiding so much of the face but It seems okay now that it is finished.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

"Perched" oil on canvas 20x30 $1,650

the tones in the original are deeper than this reads.  Some problems never go me and cameras.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

"Why, Yes, You May" oil on hardboard 6x6" $250

This model and her articulation have become favorites of mine.  There WILL be more to come.

Friday, November 08, 2013

"Love Birds" oil on canvas 20x30" $1,600

I've been toying with different limited palettes.  The skin tones on this are almost pearlescent.  Amazing what a few "minor" color changes will do.

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

"Walk This Way" oil on canvas 20x30" $1,600

When I began this my intention was to cloth her.  I even had the dress picked out! Well you can see how that worked out.  Figure work comes with a very distinct set of challenges.  I don't think anything in my studio faces me with more uncertainty.  That said, it also comes with vast reward.

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

"Shake a Tail Feather" oil on canvas 20x30" $1,600

I'm not sure why this image displays with a line across her legs.  There isn't one in the painting or in the photo.  The magic of computers....