01.28.2017 – ‘Copper Pot’

‘Copper Pot’ 01.28.2017 Still Life in Acrylics Another great still life working on reflections of light and offsetting the warmth with the cools in the background.  A bright, shiny copper pot on the stovetop. This is from a painting exercise from WillKempArtSchool.com Advertisements

09.20.2015 – ‘Gauguin’s Chair Inverted’

  This painting was a project to attempt to invert the color of a painting by a master.  The original painting (shown below) was ‘Gauguin’s Chair’ by Vincent Van Gogh.   09.20.2015 The object of this painting was to reverse the coloration on a classic painting by a master.  The tonal range was to be…

09.15.2015 – Waterglass Series

Waterglass Series: * Black and White * Blue and Orange I love the play of light through glass/crystal/ice.  These paintings are acrylic paintings of the same subject – the first capturing the tonal range in black and white.  The second strives to capture the same range, but in complementary colors of blues and oranges.

10.11.2014 – ‘Orange Reflections’

  This is an acrylic still life painting from an exercise from Will Kemp Art School.  The subject is a study in reflection of oranges and pitchers on a mahogany table.  I’ve included the ‘in progress’ images below.  I loved this exercise.  The glazing in the last stage just made the whole painting pop.  The subject was…