Paintings

 

Validity

Ink on Canvas

18 inches by 24 inches

This work was based on a photo taken in my home town at a state park.

 

An Iliad

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.

 

Homage Series

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 palette using manganese blue, gel solvent, and a palette knife.

 

Homage Series

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 an earth tone palette.

 

Homage Series

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 painting, The Friend of Order in a complimentary color palette.

 

Homage Series

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 painting, The Friend of Order in a analogous color palette.

 

Planar Still Life

Oil on Canvas

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

Oil on Canvas

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.

 

Self Portrait

Oil on Canvas

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.

 

Wine

Oil on Canvas

24 inches by 36 inches

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.