A Still Life done from various refs. Digitally painted using ArtRage4. Oils. Orig size 3600×2700 pxls at 300 ppi resolution.
This is a commissioned piece. Part of a series – Icons of The Southwest. From references. Digitally painted using ArtRage4. Oils. Realism. Orig size appx 7200×9000 pxls at 300 ppi resolution. Finished image printed on canvas, 24×30" unframed.
Digitally painted (ArtRage4). Oils. 3000×2400 pxls at 300 ppi res. 2 layers, merged.
Composed from 2 refs. This layout breaks so many rules, but I think it works. Digitally painted in oils. ArtRage4. Appx 3600×2700 pxls (9×12) at 300 ppi resolution.
Realistic Flowers set against a graphic Bkg. Orig size appx 3600×2700 pxls at 300 ppi resolution. Digitally painted. Oils. ArtRage4.
This combo painting (Chevy, Cat, Cabin Window) took several days to complete. (Not sure if it was the Holidays, or this awful cold.) Lots of detail on a car to get it to look right. Digitally painted. (ArtRage4) Orig size appx 3600x 2000 pxls at 300 ppi res. 5 layers, merged.
Managed to do some pieces over the holiday. My fave animal to paint- the wolf. Digitally painted in style of Oils on Canvas. Orig. size 3600×2800 pxls at 300 ppi res (12×9). ArtRage4 software.
Inspiredby too much Football, I think. Digitally painted in style of Oils on Canvas. Two layers, merged. Orig size 3600×2800 pxls at 300 ppi resolution (appx 12×9") ArtRage software, Hanvon tablet.
… "CATS" Still being playful. Orig size appx 4200×3600 pxl at 300 ppi resolution. 2 layers, merged. In style of Oils. ArtRage4.
Just continuing the feel of the last couple of portraits. This time, a BobCat. This is just whimsy. However, I did notice how much the BKG looks like Frazetta's works. (He was a big influence on me back in the 70's. 2 layers. Digital Oils. Impressionism. Orig size 4200×3600 pxl at 300 ppi resolution.
…Do Not go Gentle Into That Good Night. (Dylan Thomas) One of my favorite poems. Made more relevant by my mother's passing, and my own advancing into old age. One Layer. Digital Oils. No Ref. Orig size appx 4200×3000 pxls at 300 ppi res. ArtRage software. An ode to my Mother's passing.
A Fellow Artist's Mother. This ref had such great feeling, I staid true to it. She was in a diff. setting. I wanted to enhance her slight Etherial qualities. Digitally painted Oils. Orig size appx 4200×3600 pxls at 300 ppi resolution. 3 layers, merged. ArtRage4.