Roxy Girls

Roxy Girls

October was an exciting and eventful month for Bob Dorsey the portrait artist. While fellow artist Trent Day was helping me recover from hair neglect, he offered me a chance to paint one of his lovely hair models. He had great images from a recent photo shoot, so I...
Artist Trading Cards

Artist Trading Cards

Hondo’s latest art project is to create 20 Artist Trading Cards so that he and his Mixed Media classmates can trade each other and have a nice collection of other artist’s works. He started with a pencil drawing of a character he created named Fat Lord...
Lake Beulah Mural

Lake Beulah Mural

During the Thursday night art event at Image Brewery, a mural collaboration began, thanks to Lakeland’s most famous muralist, James Hicks and his truck full of spray paint. Watch it as it...
Samuel – Blacksmith

Samuel – Blacksmith

Self Portrait as Samuel Dorsey – Blacksmith – Born 1799 in Virginia. This is the second stage of the portrait series – my self portrait as my ancestor. Samuel was a Blacksmith in the wilderness of Virginia. He married Nancy Nutter in 1823 and they...
Imagined DNA In The Works

Imagined DNA In The Works

I’m currently working on 9 “Imagined DNA” portraits of my ancestors. Each canvas is 27″ x 53″ I start with a drawing and project it to the canvas where I sketch it out or sometimes I paint directly from the projection.  This assures the...