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Cappuccino – slowly

August 3, 2015


More palm fronds…another practice piece. It just means I am dipping my brushes.I really like painting portraiture, experimenting with a smidgeon of backlighting. I am trying to use up old materials as I practice…I pulled out this rather warped piece of 14 x 18″ canvas board…and feel fine using acrylics on it.  My preference is […]

Star Power

June 29, 2015


Star Power This little painting was inspired by a photo of Greta Garbo in her early days…she smoldered.  I couldn’t resist painting her. 12″ x 12″ oil on canvas click on image to enlarge