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"Why Dots?" - 05/02/21.

Why do I use dots in my paintings?

This short 2 minute video shows why I use dots in my Neo-Pointillist paintings.

You can learn more about my journey to Neo-Pointillism here.


My Journey To Neo-Pointillism

"Mina" - 04/29/21.

Acrylic paint on 2 sheets of 18"x24" plexiglass on top of 3 sheets of 24"x32" plexiglass.

I just finished this short 44 second video showing my new painting 'Mina'. It's done with acrylic paint on 2 sheets of 24"x36" plexiglass on top of 3 sheets of 36"x48" plexiglass.

The Pointillist painters of the late 1800's were interested in using dots to visually mix colors. They used dots of different colors to simulate blended colors. For example, if dots of two colors are placed next to each other, from a distance they look like a third distinctive color. This Neo-Pointillist painting 'Mina' is my latest example of that Pointillist technique of mixing colors.

You can learn more about my journey to Pointillism here.


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My Painting 'Volto Musica' wins award! - 04/17/21.

Honorable Mention Award

Thank you judge Jennifer Coolidge for doing a wonderful job. Congratulations to all the winners, and to Mary Wentzel and Joanne Roberson for winning the Best in Show award. Volto Musica

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"Mina" - 03/24/21.

Acrylic paint on 2 sheets of 18"x24" plexiglass on top of 3 sheets of 24"x32" plexiglass.

I just finished this painting of Marina Lane (Mina).

This painting is done with acrylic paint on 2 sheets of 18"x24" plexiglass on top of 3 sheets of 24"x32" plexiglass. I am very excited to incorporate silkscreen stencils to make the halftone pattern on this painting.

The Pointillist painters of the late 1800's were interested in using dots to visually mix colors. They used dots of different colors to simulate blended colors. For example, if dots of two colors are placed next to each other, from a distance they look like a third distinctive color. This Neo-Pointillist painting 'Mina' is my latest example of that Pointillist technique of mixing colors.

Neo-Pointilist Painting Mina

See the story of this painting here.

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My Painting Raina' wins award! - 02/06/21.

3rd Place Award

The artwork displayed at this years "Faces & Figures" exhibit at the Saint Augustine Art Association is incredible. Of the 118 artworks juried my painting 'Raina' received the 3rd place award.

Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you judge Erin Kendrick for your great eye. LOL

Pointillist Painting of Raina

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"COVID-19 and the Weeping Angel of Grief" - 02/05/21.

Acrylic paint on 2 sheets of 18"x24" plexiglass on top of 3 sheets of 24"x32" plexiglass.

I just finished this short 53 sec video of my painting of Weeping Angel Of Grief. I was inspired to create this painting from a very famous 1894 sculpture by William Wetmore Story for the grave of his wife at the Protestant Cemetery in Rome. In my version, instead of the Angel weeping and draped over a tomb, she is draped over and enveloped by the COVID-19 virus. A Guardian Angel striving to protect humanity form the COVID-19 virus.


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"Raina In Red." - 01/28/21.

Acrylic paint on 2 sheets of 18"x24" plexiglass on top of 3 sheets of 24"x32" plexiglass.

I just finished this painting called "Raina In Red".

When I first saw Raina's style and beautiful mysterious face, she immediately brought to mind the old film stars from the 30's and 40's. Rita Hayworth, Veronica Lake, and Lauren Bacall. All classic film stars from that era.

With this painting I have added crosshatching and graphic elements to compliment and contrast the thousands of dots making up the details in this painting.

Pointilist Painting Raina In Red

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My Painting 'COVID-19 and the Weeping Angel of Grief' wins award! - 01/17/21.

Achievement Award

Thank you judge Harry Messersmith for doing a wonderful job. Congratulations to all the winners, and to JJ Graham for winning the Best in Show award. COVID-19 and the Weeping Angel of Grief

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