Arms & Armor section at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
I visited the Met, one of my most favorite places, and although I traveled equipped with a mechanical pencil loaded with 2H lead, an Alvin Penstix marker, my
Niji Yasutomo … Read More
The Six Wives of Henry VIIIdigital (Click on the image to zoom)
Divorced, beheaded, died; Divorced beheaded survived
We all carry the weight of our burdens on our shoulders. We’d all like to be remembered for the strength … Read More
Concept sketch for The Six Wives of Henry VIIIGraphite on paper
A final color version is in the works.
Before my kids could read, they always knew what store we were outside of based on the logo. It’s amazing the impression a strong brand makes.Read More
Enjoy a time-lapse video of my work on this mural.
Some time ago, I teased at a project I was busy with and as I’m near completion and watching the varnish dry, I thought I’d share. This mural, painted in … Read More
Schuman Farms, oil on canvas 9×12
Deer season opened this past weekend in New York State and I was a part of it. While the majority in our group hunted for white-tail deer, I hunted for a place to paint. … Read More
Flipping through my old sketchbooks, I came across this drawing I did from the rooftop swimming pool of the St George Lycabettus Hotel in Athens, Greece. The view was pretty incredible as the hotel is situated on the base of … Read More
Sadly, I learned the news that Family Circus creator Bil Keane passed away yesterday at the age of 89. Reading The Family Circus comic strip in the newspaper was a Sunday highlight growing up.
I keep an interesting book in … Read More
A brush pen and control over thick and thin lines delivers stunning results.Read More
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