Year: 2009

Small Face Paintings

August 15, 2009

Two of five paintings, as my scanner seems to have crapped out during scanning.

Abstract Painting Tutorial

May 20, 2009
  1. Start out with a pretty sweet base painting
  2. Fill in the edges
  3. Repeat
  4. Now that’s a fine looking painting you’ve got there

Small and Huge Abstract Paintings

May 15, 2009

And here are some done-and-DONE abstract acrylic paintings getting ready for a tentative show in Denver this March, 2010.
Brandon Harper Photo, I may need you again soon!

How to Ruin Eleven Paintings

April 5, 2009

Simply get carried away and add too much white and blue at once! Oh well, it’s all part of the painting process.

Next step: Resurrection. And then another ruining likely. And so on and so on…

Some Abstracts in Progress

March 29, 2009

Here are some abstract paintings that have been in progress for a while.

The one on the right is looking pretty sweet. The one on the left is still battling against a bit of ‘teh mehz’.

Huge Triptych in Progress – Part 6 or 7, I Guess

March 26, 2009

Added some additional differences between the middle and outer pieces. Added a weird blue deletion of the central head, ala the artwork for Iron Maiden’s “Can I Play with Madness”.

The situation becomes more complicated.

Keyboards in Metal Music

March 7, 2009

It’s a weird thing, these keyboards in metal. But I think it’s good, overall. These keyboards provide variety.

Here are a few of my favorite metal bands that include teh keyboards in one way or another:

  • HORSE the Band – Birdo

  • Genghis Tron – Arms

  • Anamanaguchi – Blackout City

  • Children of Bodom – Needled 24/7

Seer – Acrylic Painting Zoom Test

February 28, 2009

Testing out a potentially sweet jQuery plugin for detail views of my paintings/drawings. If all goes well, I hope to implement something like this when I change the design and focus of my website toward art instead of web development. Move your mouse around over the image to try it out.

Seer - Acrylic on Canvas - 30" x 40"