Trying to choose the right frame can be the most difficult part of displaying your art for others. Choose the wrong frame, and the piece just looks bad. Choose the right frame and the piece looks good. But choose the perfect frame and your art will look wonderful! Continue reading “The Botanicals” – some framed and on display
Greetings and Salutations!
This past Fall, I participated in Vernon Filley Art Museum’s first ever “Call To Artists” show, which ran from early October, 2018 until April 13th, 2019. The two pieces I submitted for jury and display are now back home, and they are looking for a permanent home. These are ORIGINALS, not prints. Continue reading TWO ORIGINALS FOR SALE
On Monday, April 8th, 2019, I submitted three drawings into the juried 45th Annual Prairie Art Exhibit, held inside the Studio 96 Gallery in Sterling, Kansas. The juror was Jim Clements, whose oil paintings have been awarded both nationally and internationally, so I was very nervous, yet excited to see if my work would be acceptable to someone of his caliber. Continue reading Awarded 2nd Place and Merit in Recent Juried Art Exhibit
I’m needing to clear out some of my old inventory on some of my older select prints, so therefore, it’s time for a LIQUIDATION SALE! If you or perhaps someone you know is interested in owning a piece of my art at a greatly reduced price, then be certain to check out this offer and share the link to others! Prices INCLUDE shipping on ALL LISTED PIECES for those who live within the 50 States of the United States of America. This LIQUIDATION SALE is good until midnight Saturday, April 6th, 2019. Thank you for any interest! Continue reading LIQUIDATION SALE – on select prints
Say ‘hello” to “Happy” the horse!
My latest charcoal horse drawing along with a little information on how I rendered this piece. Continue reading “Happy” – charcoal horse drawing
Just finished this one last night. Still have a few minor touch-ups to do, after waking up with fresh eyes to see it more clearly. A couple of close-up shots are below the main image. Nitram charcoal on Fabriano Artistico hotpress water-color paper 300 gsm. Have a great day! Continue reading “Sunflower” – charcoal horse drawing
Just finished this afternoon, only moments ago. Hope you enjoy. Continue reading “The Peony” – carbon flower drawing
Well, just finished this piece moments ago and in perfect timing with the weather. Unfortunately, we don’t have the botanical blooms yet. Wolff’s 2B and 6B carbon pencils on Fabriano Artistico hotpress 300 gsm water-color paper. Just posting the drawing today. Hope you enjoy. Continue reading “After The Rain” – monochromatic botanical drawing
I just recently completed another charcoal portraiture, this time of Denzel Washington from the Hollywood remake of “The Magnificent Seven”. I have only a few more western theme portraits to complete, but I will also be drawing other subjects in between the portraits. Hope you enjoy. Continue reading Denzel Washington – charcoal portraiture
Just completed another western portrait drawing of Hollywood actor, Morgan Freeman, from the movie “Unforgiven”. Hard to believe it’s been well over twenty-seven (27) years since that movie was made. Hope you enjoy. Continue reading Morgan Freeman “Unforgiven” – charcoal portrait drawing