The top piece is acrylic, the bottom piece is oil. Real paint teaches you so much.


Pencil studies

These pencil drawings are practice I do in my spare church. :p

Mother and Daughter

Portraits have never been the main focus in my work, but this commission came along and I was intrigued. It was a great experience.

How the Camel Got His Hump

Here are four out of seven of the images I recently painted for Core Knowledge. It was fun to experiment with the flat Persian style and with the animals' anatomies. Recognize, the camel didn't have a hump yet in the third image.

Cliff Castle

I went with a group of students to Zion's National Park. Although the rocks were not these colors, the study of them helped me produce this for my BFA.