Oil

Abstract Figures

Last week I took a 3-day workshop on abstracting figures. I’ve been wanting to really loosen up in my work …

Well Hello, Dahlia

A few months ago, my friend posted a beautiful picture of a Dahlia flower on Facebook. To date, I hadn’t …

Volkswagen Beetle

When I was just a baby, we had a Volkswagen Beetle. It was 1970 and side-burns and “Bugs” were in …

True Love

The finishing touches have finally been applied on the large commission painting for my friends. I am very pleased with …

Baaaaaa

Hello again. It’s been a while since I posted. After my last few paintings for others, I wanted to create …

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Traditional Ojibwa Girl

This painting was done for my beautiful niece Brianna. She and her sisters are part Cherokee / Ojibwa on their …

Airbus A380

The Airbus A380 is the world’s largest commercial airplane and my 12-year-old son is obsessed!  Now that his “mature” bedroom remodel …

Maude’s Garage

A couple of years ago our family went on a Michigan vacation to the West side of the state, Ludington to be …

La Maison Rose

Upon returning from Paris, I decided my first painting from the trip would be the quaint pink house turned bistro …

Mooooo…

I love cow paintings! For the past few years I’ve seen them everywhere and wanted to purchase one. But the …

Suzanne

My girlfriend Suzanne turned 45 in July. Instead of buying her a birthday gift, I offered to create a painting …

Church

A few months ago I discovered this incredible photograph of a beautiful church on line. I fell in love with the bright vibrant colors …

Waterfalls

I just completed another class at PCCA entitled, “Landscape Painting.” Our teacher, Anatoliy Shapiro, is a Russian-born professional artist. He …

Bowl & Flowers

Bowl & Flowers is a still-life practice piece. My main purpose here was working the shadows, especially on the concave …

I Do

After 16 years, I decided to try my hand at painting again. I knew it would be a challenge, but …