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Nine Idols WIP 5 – Skull Parts Assemble!

So I have the pieces (eyes, teeth, nose) for all nine skullheads.  Now to put them together! Here I am putting together the first of the 9 idols I call MR. VAIN.  Because there is the tendency for one to worship, you guessed it, self.  We as humans will do anything to stand out and… Continue reading Nine Idols WIP 5 – Skull Parts Assemble!

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The Nine Idols WIP 2

Hey there. Part 2 of my Work in Progress Session with THE NINE IDOLS. I've actually had these prepped last summer and now that I have the sketches down I'm ready to get working. Here are the nine boards primed with gesso. I opted to give them a 3d feel and so I stenciled the… Continue reading The Nine Idols WIP 2

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New Work In Progress: The Nine Idols

"You shall not make for yourself an image [idols] in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below." - Exodus 20:4

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t.@.L.L. LOG 8-2-17

Man oh man this hot and humid weather has me ducking for cover for the cooler. I don't know I said this before but I'll say it again, I loathe Hot Weather. And you add humidity to the mix, curse you weather gods! 😥😝😝😥 That aside, I was given a suggestion to paint over the… Continue reading t.@.L.L. LOG 8-2-17

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t.@.L.L. LOG 6-12-17

This past weekend I began on a new mixed media project that is much larger than what I'm used to working on (I haven't measured it out yet, but the biggest I've ever worked on previously was about 16x20, so this is lot bigger).  I had claimed some scrap wood from the backyard of my… Continue reading t.@.L.L. LOG 6-12-17

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t@LL Log 4/15/17

Back to work this Friday, though I was feeling a bit sluggish and low energy, something that happens very once in a while.  And it didn't help any more that some teenagers nearby were smoking some weed and I could smell the strong odor, yuck.  Still I pushed myself to get some work done, and… Continue reading t@LL Log 4/15/17

Pop Art

Atomic Dawn

Three years ago I created a piece titled "Atomic Peace."  link here. This is a follow-up of that, three years later.  As you can see here now the figure has been decimated to a skeleton, a result of the extreme exposure to the nuke.  Now I don't know if one can really be reduced to… Continue reading Atomic Dawn

Expressionism

Scars

   Do you remember in your teenage years when you'd look in your mirror and see those icky snow-capped red bumps spread all over your face? And how you'd try to rid of them by squeezing out those gross yellow gunk and you're left with crater like scars that would take years or worse never… Continue reading Scars

Work in Progress

Studio Day 5-29-15

I mentioned before I was going to try to keep documentation a of my art processes, so now I will try to do my best without making it too complicated.   Today I'm doing some prep work for three different pieces, using various techniques and media.  The first one below is to be my selfie;… Continue reading Studio Day 5-29-15

Website Lookup

Website Lookup 7: The Art of Issac Anderson

http://visionfilmworks.com/art/bio.html I first came to know this artist through a book "Mixed Media Workshop," a how-to on making art with nontraditional materials and techniques. His style and approach has inspired me to adopt his methods, and you will seeing them in my future works soon. Check out his works and learn more about him in… Continue reading Website Lookup 7: The Art of Issac Anderson