portrait paintings

The Trouble with Likeness

June 21, 2020

I have not had an art tantrum in forever. Yes, art tantrums are a real thing… and yes, adult professional artists suffer art tantrums. There’s a Donald Duck cartoon that shows Donald frustrated with his artwork that he would crumple up what he’s doing and throw it behind him… just like the way real artists […]

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Throwback-Not-So-Thursday and Sketchbook Update 02.08.2020

February 8, 2020

I totally forgot throwback Thursday, but hey it’s never late so long as I post 😀 . This week’s look-back will take us to one of my more successful experiments in portrait paintings; Before this particular painting, I wouldn’t typically tone my canvas. But for some odd reason when I was working on this portrait, […]

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Sketchbook Update 12.08.2019

December 8, 2019

Absolutely no sketchbook update for this past week. I’m just writing this post because I’m uber excited about this picture; I have been doing portrait paintings for Christmas presents in the last five years or so. These are the ones I made for this year. I’m just really happy I finally finished it. I intended […]

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Sketchbook Update 10.13.2019

October 13, 2019

So let’s start this sketchbook update with this image;

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