Acrylic Painting

/Acrylic Painting

Award of Excellence Four Points Contemporary 2nd Bi-annual

By | 2018-04-20T21:33:08-05:00 January 6th, 2014|Acrylic Painting, Award, Portraits|

Portrait of Andrew, 24x24, Acrylic on Board Portrait of Andrew won an Award of Excellence in the Four Points Contemporary 2nd Bi-annual online exhibition. Portrait of Andrew is an expressive acrylic painting of a young man, Andrew, which is painted in a vibrant and lively style. The painting depicts Andrew looking off to [...]

Comments Off on Award of Excellence Four Points Contemporary 2nd Bi-annual

Pastel and Acrylic Paintings of Jordan in Naperville, Illinois

By | 2018-04-20T21:33:08-05:00 July 2nd, 2013|Acrylic Painting, Figure Studies, Lisle, Illinois, Naperville, Illinois, Oil Pastel, Paintings, Pastels|

Jordan, Acrylic on Canvas Jordan has posed for us at the open figure sessions many times with good reason; She is a great model with natural poise and grace. Here are various drawings and paintings I have made of her over the years in three different mediums, acrylic paint, oil [...]

Comments Off on Pastel and Acrylic Paintings of Jordan in Naperville, Illinois

Curves, Nude Acrylic Art

By | 2018-04-20T21:33:10-05:00 September 22nd, 2012|Acrylic Painting, Chicago, Illinois, Figure Studies, Paintings|

Curves is an Acrylic painting that was made in early 2011. It focuses on the elegant curves of the nude female torso while using interesting color juxtapositions and lively, confident brushwork. The palette consists of cadmium orange, cadmium yellow, dioxazine purple, sap green, titanium white, and a little cerulean blue [...]

Self-Portrait

By | 2018-04-20T21:33:12-05:00 December 19th, 2010|Acrylic Painting, Paintings, Palatine, Illinois, Portraits|

Palatine, Illinois This is the first self-portrait that I have executed in 10 years or so. In my youth I used myself as a subject by a large majority, and have a large unfinished piece that consist of an array of self-portrait facial expressions. Perhaps I was slightly tentative to [...]

Comments Off on Self-Portrait

Painting of Three Ladies

By | 2018-04-20T21:33:12-05:00 November 24th, 2010|Acrylic Painting, Highland Park, Illinois, Paintings, Portraits|

A Portrait in Highland Park, Illinois Here is a wonderful portrait I did for a family in Highland Park, Illinois. I particularly appreciate how the lighter blue tints contrast with the yellowish orange ones in the flesh tones of the faces. There is a sort of calming interaction that exists [...]

Comments Off on Painting of Three Ladies

Portrait of Jill

By | 2018-04-20T21:33:13-05:00 February 24th, 2010|Acrylic Painting, Paintings, Portraits, Wilmette, Illinois|

Commission in Wilmette, Illinois A portrait of a beautiful woman in both appearance and character whose style is matched in class and creativity only by her personality. The magenta highlights in her beret are repeated in the outline that radiates around the crown of her head. She is a majestic [...]

Comments Off on Portrait of Jill