"Arrested Momentum"

Recent commissioned portrait.
Pastel, 15″ x 15″

Antiqua 2022

Ultimate Travel Workshop

Paint in Paradise with me!

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"Prix des Pastel"

Best of Show Award, IAPS 2020 International Exhibition.
Dunedin, Florida. “Impact” pastel, detail.


Second place, Pasit Pastellist International, Tivoli, Italy.
BoldBrush Best Pastel Award. Pastel 100. “Indigent” detail

“On my Mind” IAPS Master Circle International Exhibition.


And sometimes I can just paint without all the constraints.

Goldfish Part 6 – Finale

“If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?” – Rumi


It was time for Orange…

Goldfish Development #4

“Go out on a limb – that’s where the fruit is.”  – Bob Ross


Now the path gets rockier…


One thought leads to another…

Colored Lights

I recently bought some softboxes from Amazon…


Wrestling a painting into submission is tough…

All In

Sometimes with color you can be “all in.”

I Set My Painting on Fire | Art is a Journey

First in the beginning of the “Art is a Journey” series by Christine Swann.
Christine shares tips, tricks, and the demolition of her paintings after every lesson.

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