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Punk Rock Girl

Working on another oil painting, this is a detail, about halfway done. I decided to try out a new surface, a pre-primed wood panel that has some texture in the gesso. Painting on bare wood, canvas, and old wood are all so different, I still have yet to decide what I like the best. She’s […]

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2016 -First on the easel

Here we go! As always I hope the new year will be better than last year… Oil painting on wood panel seems like the perfect way to begin. Here’s a start on a new painting. 18 x 24.    


Paint on resin

Here’s a couple of customized resins I modded for the Stranger Factory Winter Salon V show. Mr. Beaker is based on a Brandt Peters 9″ Skelve. Bucky began as my own resin casting and then he grew antlers and some all American paint. Acrylic and resin sculpting on resin castings.    


Walter magazine cover

Pine Cone’s leader, William Lewis.  He’s Raleigh’s stringed music ambassador. Oil/acrylic on wood. Always a bit more self-imposed pressure when you’re friends with the person you’re trying to paint and a fan of the music.