Illustration

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Fun

Fun – An amusing and happy diversion from the normal routine. The Hundenburg, 2009 The Closet, 2009 My Corner, 2009  


Friday, July 15th, 2011

Storytelling

Storytelling – the conveying of events, often with embellishment, is especially effective through the use of imagery presented sequentially. “The Secret Life of Fruit” (2009), is the progression of a rather bashful pear, stepping in front of the viewer for the first time. Shy at first, he grows more comfortable with each new pose, emerging […]


Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Problem Solving

Problem Solving – overcoming obstacles to find the solution that best resolves the issue. Solving a problem visually is more than the execution of an image – it involves the connecting of words and images, vigorous research, drawing reams of thumbnail sketches, taking numerous reference shots, lots of creativity…and a touch of risk. Problem: To […]


Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Observation

Observation – receiving knowledge and impressions of the outside world through the senses. Pomegranate, 2008 Garnett’s, 2010 Maben, 2010 Maymont, 2010 Maymont 2, 2010 The Sunporch, 2010 After the Rain, 2010


Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Medium

Medium – the substance with with you create your work. Paper is a medium which, when used to its full potential, can exhibit rich storytelling abilities. It can be cut in countless ways, layered to show depth and comes in a rich array of colours and a variety of textures. Kate, 2009 In the City, […]


Monday, April 11th, 2011

Painting Commission: Italy, oil on canvas, 2010

Well, spring is ‘springing,’ if it hasn’t already sprung, and what I’ve lacked in quantity of work, I’ve made up for in variety!

This is a smattering of what I’ve been up to so far this year . . .


Monday, January 3rd, 2011

Holidays in the City

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