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Peace

Peace

September 4, 2017 at 6:44 pm

This summer we drove to Aspen from Colorado Springs on a beautiful day. We stopped at a scenic 0verlook near the town of Dillon. A young lady pulled over just after we did, and sat down in the tall grass. She inspired me to paint the scene.

 
Freedom

Freedom

September 4, 2017 at 6:40 pm

After a trip to Lebanon, I was inspired to paint this picture of a mother taking pictures of her energetic daughter at the ancient site of Byblos. Byblos is the Greek word for papyrus, which was traded there in ancient times. This ancient city dates from about 8800 BC. The […]

 

David Kassan Alla Prima Demo

March 2, 2016 at 11:28 pm

New York painter David Kassan shows how to do an alla prima portrait from life. He is using his innovative parallel palette. ┬áThis kind of palette allows greater efficiency in judging the color value against neutral gray and applying the pigment to the canvas. You can rig up your own […]

 
Dr. Tom Little To Be Honored in a Documentary

Dr. Tom Little To Be Honored in a Documentary

February 9, 2013 at 6:39 pm

My first portrait honored Dr. Tom Little, a medical missionary to Afghanistan. Over the course of the past 35 years, he and his team provided quality eye care to over a million poor Afghans, often in remote villages. After he and his team were senselessly murdered by the Taliban in […]

 
Sanibel Sketch

Sanibel Sketch

July 5, 2011 at 4:06 pm

Here is a sketch I recently made in Sanibel Island.