Good news art lovers! My portrait “Lucy” recently sold, and a new painting is on its way to Abbozzo Gallery this weekend!
“I Will Not Jettison My Dreams”, oil on canvas, 48″x24″ is the last painting I am completing before heading north to The Yukon Territory to paint. Please message me with any questions and of course you may contact Abbozzo Gallery as well.
“Bedhead Redux”, oil on panel, 6″x6″, sold, private collection
"Gayle, Waiting", oil on canvas, 60"x30", private collection
“Gayle, Waiting”, oil on canvas, 60″x30″, private collection
I could paint my whole life and not create all of the works that Gayle’s house has waiting inside of it…
"Laura(Stool)", oil on canvas, 48"x36", private collection, Oakville, Ontario
“Laura(Stool)”, oil on canvas, 48″x36″, private collection, Oakville, Ontario
This painting is all about Laura’s grandfather’s drafting chair…I had to figure out how to incorporate Laura, and imply their connection, in the piece.
"Midwest Study", oil on panel, 8"x10", private collection, Ontario
“Midwest Study”, oil on panel, 8″x10″, private collection, Ontario
“Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world and makes familiar objects be
as if they were not familiar.”~Percy Bysshe Shelley
“Sasha”, 12″x9″, private collection, Oakville, Ontario
“A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason or another, may hide their feelings, but a cat does not.”~Ernest Hemingway
“Central Park Angel”, oil on canvas, 36″x36″, sold, private collection, Delaware
The sun in Central Park that day was amazing. A huge snowfall had descended upon the city the night before.
"A Special Meal", oil on panel, 24"x18", collection of The Christopher Johnson McCandless Memorial Foundation
At Bus 142 in Alaska, Christopher McCandless prepares a special meal of the moose he shot, along with some berries, and a small bit of smoke to keep away the mosquitoes. The spoon is from his childhood home in Annandale, VA and the small knife was a present from his friend Jan Burres.