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Eagle Eye

CURRENT PROJECT Eagle Eye16″x20″Oil on Canvas PROJECT NOTES: Eagle Eye is a bit out of my wheel house. Actually, it’s a LOT out of my wheelhouse. Here’s how it came about.  I was doing the ArtStir in Denver and met a really nice guy from London named Malcolm. He hung around for awhile, and my wife …

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In Passing Time

The Passing Time

CURRENT PROJECT The Passing Time 18″ x 22″ Oil on Canvas PROJECT NOTES: The original “Passage” was painted for a specific purpose. Since this a subject I have wanted to try some ideas on, I thought I would go in a bit of a different direction on this one. I am doing a couple of …

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Sailmaker’s Wife

CURRENT PROJECT Sailmaker’s wife 28″ x 22″ Oil on Canvas PROJECT NOTES: This piece is a second version of “Sailmaker’s Life”. I have always wanted to do another version with a different sky, so here we go. I will do a third version at some point with a nighttime sky (a “dark” version). This will …

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For Us to Part

CURRENT PROJECT For Us to Part 48″ x 30″ Oil on Canvas PROJECT NOTES: This piece is sort of a companion to The Return. This is the beginning of the story told there, and implies the act of abandonment or departure that was resolved in the previous piece. The opposite meaning is demonstrated by the mirror …

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Girl Waiting…

Size: 30″x15″ Medium: Oil on Canvas Working Title: Girl Waiting 12/22/12  12/23/12  12/23/12 1/7/13 1/7/13 1/7/13 12/15/13 1/25/2014 4/12/2014 CURRENT PROJECT Girl Waiting 15″x30″ Oil on Canvas ••• Canvas Preparation ••• 12/22/2012 Step 1 This is a more detailed underpainting than I normally do, but I am seeing a benefit to this, especially with the portraits. By using …

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Waiting Games

CURRENT PROJECT Waiting Games 30″x40″ Oil on Canvas PROJECT NOTES: Pieces of You; I’m sure the title on this one will probably change at some point. The idea I had for this title is not really what this piece is intended to be – I just couldn’t come up with the title yet. This is …

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Highland Mill

Highland Mill

CURRENT PROJECT Highland Mill 36″x24″ Oil on Canvas PROJECT NOTES: Bold Stuff Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut …

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Chasing the Storm

CURRENT PROJECT Chasing the Storm 36″x48″ Oil on Canvas ••• Canvas Preparation ••• 07/19/2013 Step 1 Here is the layout for a new piece that I am pretty excited about. I like the size at 3’x4′ and am looking forward to replacing my favorite piece, “Black Water” with a bit of a different approach. Here you can …

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