Niagara Falls ProjectPosted on September 4, 2014
The Niagara Falls instructional documentary project in progress...
In have over 30 field studies and studio explorations in the form of drawings, ink renderings, and oil studies.
At this point we have over 18 hours of "B" fooatge from site of the falls - from the American Side, Canadian side, the base of the falls, the Maid of the Mist, and a helicopter.
The painting is roughed in and ready to start refinedment layers of detail, glazing and scumbling.
The Niagara Falls ProjectPosted on August 7, 2014
I am excited to have started painting and filming for my second instructional documentary. This will be an 8 foot depiction of Niagara Falls created from numerous field studies. The DVD is slotted for a 2016 release. More progress shots will follow over the next few months.
"The Fall and Rise, 1 John 4:15-17" 24x30 oil & gold leaf on linenPosted on July 24, 2014
This is a first religious themed painting for me. It was a special one to work on - a commission for a client to hang in his study. The background of the sky is 12kt gold. The frame is crafted by Rett Ashby.
Jackson, NH WorkshopPosted on July 23, 2014
I just returned from teaching a 4 day workshop in Jackson, NH. It was an amazing group of talented painters, the sights are stunning, and the weather perfect... And, we had the honor of enjoying the comradery of the residents of the Hudson River Fellowship to boot!
"Surf Cast, Galatians 6:9" 16x20 oil on linenPosted on July 10, 2014
"Twilight Glow over Cranberry Bogs, Proverbs 3:5" 30x40 oil on linenPosted on July 3, 2014
"Dawn's Early Light, 2 Samuel 23:4" 30x40 oil on linenPosted on June 27, 2014
A new studio painting... "Dawn's Early Light, 2 Samuel 23:4" 30x40 oil on linen
NYC Workshop June 2014Posted on June 27, 2014
I was fortunate to teach a workshop this past weekend in NYC at the beautiful Fort Tryon park. We had amazing weather and views!
"Fog Lift in Harbor, Proverbs 16:20" 23x36 oilPosted on June 10, 2014
A recent seascape I completed from sketches and studies from last summer...
"Tomatoes & Bowl, Proverbs 15:17" 9x12 oilPosted on June 5, 2014
This is a faily new compostion - finished it up just as the tomoatoes needed to be tossed.