Ink on Canvas
18 inches by 24 inches
This work was based on a photo taken in my home town at a state park.
Oil on Canvas
8.5 inches by 10 inches
This work was inspired by my design for a production of An Iliad. It was the first work I completed with oil paint.
Oil on Wood Panel
12 inches by 16 inches
The Homage Series was a color study using old master’s works. I have also found a love in Magritte’s surrealist paintings.
This painting was inspired by Magritte’s The Art of Living in a monochromatic pallet using manganese blue, gel solvent, and a pallet knife.
This painting was inspired by Magritte’s The Art of Living in an earth tone pallet.
This painting was inspired by Magritte’s painting, The Friend of Order in a complimentary color pallet.
This painting was inspired by Magritte’s painting, The Friend of Order in a analogous color pallet.
Planar Still Life
16 inches by 20 inches
This work was a study of the Planar style using basic shapes and primary colors.
The Lady with the Pearl Earring Collage
Magazine Clippings on Paper
8 inches by 10 inches
This work was prompted by an recreating old master’s work in a collage format. I chose Vermeer’s Lady with the Pearl Earring.
The Lady with the Pearl Earring and Liver Cancer
24 inches by 48 inches
This painting was the final product of the collage above. It’s an interesting recreation of the work above, focusing heavily on textures.
24 inches by 36 inches
This is my first try at a painted self portrait. I used a loose planar style with a few non realistic colors.
This has been my favorite painting I have been able to complete. I used primarily pallet knives to create this textural look of a woman’s body.