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After my attempts at atmospheric painting based on the wonderful work of Maurice Sapiro, I thought I would take a look at some of JMW Turner’s paintings. 630 more words

Personal Stories

Brooklyn Idyll

Next painting will have requisite fall colors, promise.


Summer was over when I walked through these two iconic Brooklyn landmarks, but you never would have known it from this scene. 197 more words


Weekly Painting Week 52 TMNT Shredder in oil comic art gone haute

My version of Shredder from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in fine oils on an archival canvas.

Fun fact: “Shredder” was originally envisioned by Kevin Eastman as “Grater” with graters on both hands….just would not have been the same. 33 more words

Weekly Painting

Painting Fall Foliage

It is that time of year- when we are all tempted by the bright colors of fall foliage to throw every high chroma color we can lay our hands on onto a canvas! 531 more words


Weekly Painting Week 51 Back to Black..and white and 50 shades of grey- Gamine

If you took all the pigments in the color spectrum and mixed them together, what color would you make?

Every spring, Gamblin Paint collects a wealth of pigments from their Torrit Air Filtration system. 152 more words

Watching paint dry

This should really be Man Booker Shortlist part two as it is my commentary on How to be Both, the latest novel by Ali Smith… 342 more words

Illuminating Powders - How to Tutorial

I have had a lot of questions about our new Illuminating Powders lately so I wanted to give you guys a little tutorial. I am a little partial but they are FANTASTIC! 407 more words