Santa Fe

Santa Fe

A recent stop at the Santa Fe University of Art and Design. A first year painting class was installing an impressive exhibition of self portraits, and the photo dept had work on display...
Ruby – Studio Day

Ruby – Studio Day

Image Brewery was thrilled to have Valrico’s Ruby Dorsey spend the day in historic Downtown Lakeland. She spent the first part of her day working on science matters with total control of the musical playlist that was pumping out of the studio speakers. It was...
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...
Scott – Fifty

Scott – Fifty

Putting the finishing touches on my portrait of Scott DelVecchio. He’s the latest member of the Fifty Project. On deck are Skip and Finchman. Those of you who are waiting are losing a seat at the dinner table.  
Sid the Cat

Sid the Cat

Dave Elmore of Sol International Foundation in Roatan Honduras has commissioned me to paint Sid, a local hero. The preliminary sketch. Studio view of the work in progress. I worked from the iPad on a tripod and the photo. I used this photo for the torso part of the...