Sunday, April 26, 2009

The Belly Dancer

24"x36" oil on canvas/// 4-5 hours from life

i purposefully only spent about 20 minutes on her face... but i gotta do something about it now haha

zorn palette used.. and yes reconstruction is taking place

Friday, April 24, 2009

Palomar Finale

30"x40" oils on canvas/// about 4 -5 hours so far

Well my time at Palomar College is finally coming to an end as i am on my way to art center college of design next year, and i figured what the hell, i should probably actually try on a painting for once... so here is the very rough beginning of my final painting at palomar. and yes that was a run-on sentence

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Blue Horse

18"x24" oil on canvas// underpainting with cobalt blut

Blue Horse

18"x24" oil on canvas// underpainting with cobalt blut

Wednesday, April 22, 2009


18"x24" oils on canvas panel/// 10-20 minutes per face

this was really hard!!!

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Plaster Faces

today in life drawing class we had to draw some plaster casts, and since ive already drawn the same ones about 80 times, i decided to test out my caricature skills on one of them....
18"x24" prismacolor on newsprint for both of them

Monday, April 20, 2009

Blue Grisaille

here is a quick portrait study i did of a girl in my class. the underpainting in ultramarine took about maybe an hour... and the rest took about 2 hours. 18"x24" oils on canvas

Sunday, April 19, 2009


Just a quick mountain painting... i was gonna do it on location but it was wayyyy too hot today in san diego. so i took a picture of it and did it at home. 18"x24" oil on canvas panel, sorry for the crappy photo

Friday, April 17, 2009


A caricature of a fellow artist done in class today... 18"x24" oils on canvas

Sketchbook: tiger

Here is a quick tiger sketch i did as a study for a painting that i am currently working on... Everybody should draw tigers because they are cool.

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Old Life Drawings

Just a couple of life drawings ive done over the past few years

Friday, April 10, 2009

New Portrait!

Quick figure painting done today...15"x30" oils on canvas... took about 2 hours

Saturday, April 4, 2009

Life Drawings

Here are a few life drawings ive done over the past year... if you wanna get better at drawing, draw from life!