Thursday, January 8, 2015

2015 paintings!


Ironically my last painting of 2014 was in Humboldt County, and my first painting of 2015 was a palm tree. Forward Ever!
"coastline"
oil on panel
2014


"Palm"
oil on canvas
2015

"View from Barnsdall park"
oil on canvas
2015

"Palms at Echo Park"
oil on panel
2015


"Santa Monica Pier"
oil on canvas
2015


Figurative Work

I began to refocus on Figurative work in 2014, stay tuned for some drawings, and new figurative work this year!

"head study"
 oil on canvas

"head study after Velasquez"
oil on canvas


2014 Paintings


 Here are some paintings from 2014!

Lacey and I at Arlington gardens in Pasadena.


"Pepper Tree"
oil on canvas

"flag"
mixed media on canvas
"still life"
oil on panel

"griffith observatory"
oil on canvas

"griffith observatory"
oil on panel

"nocturne"
oil on canvas

"Mini palms"
oil on paper

"peaches"
oil on canvas

"persimmon"
oil on cardboard

"San Gabriel mountains"
oil on panel

"Santa Monica Pier"
oil on canvas

"Skyline"
oil on canvas

Florals

"lilies"
oil on panel
"floral"
oil on canvas

"floral"
oil on canvas

"floral study"
oil on cardboard

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  I will try to get the blog updated, lots of new paintings and drawings so stay tuned!
"palette"
oil on paper
12"x16"

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

New Paintings!


"Hollywood"

"Los Angeles-Skyline"

"Los Angeles-Sunset"

Three new plein air paintings all are oil on panel 12"x24"

William Mulholland Memorial

A few weeks ago my friend sean took me to this fountain in Griffith Park, it was a nice relaxing haven in the middle of  Los Angeles!

"William Mulholland Memorial Fountain"
oil on panel
20"x20"

Works on paper

I have been experimenting with different paper grounds, I must say I love the feel!

"palm study"
oil on paper
4"x8"


Plumeria

Down here the streets bloom with plumeria!

"plumeria #1"
oil on canvas
6"x6"

"plumeria #2"
oil on paper
4"x8"

Mixed Media

Here are a few mixed media pieces.

"untitled #1"
mixed media on linen
24"x24"

"untitled #2"
latex paint on paper
15"x24"

"look closer"
mixed media on paper
23"x30"

BIAA First Group Exhibition

Here is the postcard for the upcoming show.

If you are in Los Angeles I hope to see you there! This is one of the three paintings I will be showing.
"Los Angeles Skyline"
oil on panel
12"x20"


Wednesday, October 1, 2014

First Los Angeles showing!

Hello I hope the fall is going well for everyone! I am pleased to announce that I have been included in a local art group, Beloved In Art Association, and our first group exhibition will be on October 24th. Feel free to browse the groups website, I will post details and a poster as they come!
website: BIAA

Friday, September 12, 2014

Recent Paintings

Here are a few recent paintings.

"Hollywood sign #1"
oil on panel

"Hollywood sign #2"
oil on panel

"Pasadena view"
oil on canvas

"palms"
oil on panel

"surfers-PCH"
oil on canvas

"surfers-PCH"
oil on canvas



Monday, August 25, 2014

hermosa beach pier

We spent sunday evening relaxing at the Hermosa beach pier.

"Hermosa Beach"
oil on canvas
12x36"

Palm with Kings Blue

I have now officially started adding premium paints such as old holland "kings blue" to my palette, what a difference it makes!

"Palm-morning light"
oil on canvas
9x12"

Barnsdall Art Park

I had always heard of this park in art history courses!

"View from Barnsdall Park"
oil on canvas
8x24"

Echo Park

"Echo Park with lotus"
oil on panel
10x20"

"Echo park with palms"
oil on canvas
20x20"


Florals

"Lillies #1"
oil on canvas

"lillies #2, #1"
oil on canvas