Archive for December, 2010

32″x 26″ This was the final painting for my intro paint class.  We were open to any style and subject matter for this painting, as long as it showed the skills that we had been taught over the semester. I chose to expand on my earlier still life painting using the same type of objects […]

24″x 32″   Oil on Board This painting was for a wall mounted still life assignment. I think the composition in this works out pretty well.  

Oil on Canvas  26″x 22″ This is a pretty terrible photo, but it’ll do. This painting was for a reflective, refractive, translucent, transparent assignment.  It’s OK but there are many places which could have been painted better.  I am happy with the composition. The drawing is also a little wonky.  Overall I am happy with […]

24 by 30 inches, oil on canvas This is a reproduction of a Euan Uglow painting. I did this painting before my final drawing project. You might be able to see the influence it had on the drawing’s composition.

This is my final drawing for my figure drawing class.  The assignment was to show that we learned something in the class.  I used compressed charcoal to do this drawing, and it is about  two and a half feet by four feet. Click to enlarge.

Man by Tables


This drawing got a little squished on the way home.  It is quite a bit bigger than the rest. I think the composition works out pretty well. The man and the room were drawn separately.  

Man on Chair


  I like how these are basically the same subject matter, but they are completely different drawings. Both took about an hour and are conte on mayfair.