I am a freelance artist with 20,000 hours of painting and research experience
This was a bird study for a painting. The customer loved it so much that they wanted the drawing instead. That suits me fine. In the end it is what the customer wants that really counts.
My first horse study in acrylic medium. I love the tossed main, it looks so anthropomorphic!
This painting was derived from a collage of my own photos. The location is just south of Wawa Ontario Canada
This is an original acrylic painting. This is a collage of information meant to maximize the intensity of the calmness of the animal.
This acrylic painting was developed from a spectacular photo that was gifted to me. As usually, I had to make some changes. The head was looking away. I created a model for what I needed and filled in details from research.
This painting was developed from a photo shoot at Presquile Provincial Park in Ontario, Canada. The bobcats were designed and posed by myself. The details of the fur were from research.
As a break from my traditional art pursuits, I took on this project for a customer. It was such a fun challenge. I do like to stretch my boundaries.
After so many near scientific animal paintings, this was a break.
The Bald Eagle is a spectacular bird with a reputation for being a specialist. It will acquire and consume any food source and doesn’t hesitate to scoop up an easy meal.