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Michael Shapcott

Wonderful portraits. Michael Shapcott. They are mostly of children and children you’d expect to see “Charles Dickens'” London rather than at the local mall. I like them. They have a haunted look.


The Perks of Process

What do Andrea Mantegna, Chuck Close, and Michael Shapcott have in common?

Well, not only are they brilliant artists, but in one way or another, are all serving as the master guides to my current painting. 420 more words



Opal by artist Michael Shapcott


Housed in the Backroom
The Stockroom
Of the Shoe Department
Along with the Others
Lined up in… 87 more words

Field Of Thorns

Let's Talk About Dreams, Man

But first, an update:

The freedom of choosing any subject matter has me wanting to stand atop the permanently paint stained (and often rickety) chairs in the studio and sing songs on the journey of self-discovery. 478 more words


Halcyon Days by Michael Shapcott

Earlier, I was one of many people who kicked in for Michael Shapcott’s successful Drawing a Drawing 365 Kickstarter campaign to help celebrate his 30th birthday. 80 more words

Kathie Vezzani


Today we learned about how important it is to know the culture, beliefs, mannerisms, and pretty much everything about the group who you’re trying to reach. 594 more words

The Daily Blob

Take me back to the song :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Michael Shapcott

Spending all of my damn time,
leaving all the weight behind you.”

All the time spent renovating my tattered heart, ego evolving into the first light of evening, in a new town, a new space, a new version of who I have become. 510 more words