Mouseterpiece

July 3, 2018

This was my first acrylic painting in a very long time (although I did pop a few oils on there as well, shhh)…it was fun having something go so quickly but man, the mixing process and blending on-canvas was so different. I’m sure I’ll do some more acrylic paintings but for now at least, oils […]

Crow

June 7, 2018

This crow was a study done in oil painting class done over I think 3 sessions…oils on watercolor paper, using taxidermy as reference.

Turtle

June 7, 2018

I painted this slowpoke in class over a few sessions, using a taxidermied turtle as reference. Oils on watercolor paper.

Scorpion

June 7, 2018

There’s just something about scorpions I love…plus there’s just fun to draw! This one is in watercolors and gouache with some colored pencils as well.

Piggo

January 15, 2018

I painted this pig in mostly watercolors and gouache (with a little ink in the underlayer) on Arches watercolor paper, 2018.

Ram

January 15, 2018

A bighorn Ram done in watercolors and gouache on Arches watercolor paper, 2017.

Monitor Lizard

January 15, 2018

The reference photo for this Monitor Lizard was taken by my wife at the Reptile Museum in Monroe, WA…painting is watercolors and gouache on Arches watercolor paper.

Horse

January 15, 2018

This colorful horse was done in watercolors and gouache on Arches paper, 2017.

Chicken

January 15, 2018

Just a hen in watercolors and gouache on arches paper, 2017.

Hopper

January 15, 2018

This bunny was in watercolors and gouache in my sketchbook, painted at a weekly drink&draw.

Scarfbird

January 15, 2018

Started painting this bird in watercolors in my sketchbook for fun and he looked chilly, so he got a scarf!

Nautilus in watercolors and gouache

Nautilus

June 2, 2017

Gettin naughty with a nautilus…ink and watercolors and I think a bit of gouache, done at a drink & draw one night in my sketchbook.

Bluebird

June 2, 2017

I painted this bluebird at a drink&draw as a gift for my wife…pencils, then watercolors and a little gouache in a sketchbook.

Crow(n)

June 2, 2017

I made this fine feathered fella at the drink&draw last week, then this week decided he needed to be a bit more regal so he got a king hat. (pencils, then ink wash and a little watercolor & gouache) **SOLD**

Fox Painting Timelapse

May 2, 2017

Here we have a timelapse video of me painting a fox in watercolors and a bit of gouache on watercolor paper…I remember not liking the paper itself; it absorbed funny, but I thought the painting came out fine! (Music is ‘Whamola’ by Primus)

Turtle (gouache)

Turtle

May 2, 2017

Gouache (and some watercolors) in a sketchbook, this is a ‘portrait’ of a friend’s pet turtle in Florida…I gave them this painting in gratitude for their hospitality when I visited.

Death’s Head Moth

May 2, 2017

Watercolor painting of a Death’s Head Moth (made famous by Silence of the Lambs) on paper, given as a wedding gift to a friend.

Rooster in gouache

Rooster

May 1, 2017

Watercolor and gouache painting of a rooster from photo ref, painted at a drink&draw event at a bar. I liked the eyes of this one in particular, I remember the whole thing being fun to paint!

Teatime For Squirrel

Teatime For Squirrel

May 1, 2017

Not sure why I gave this ink drawing of a squirrel a bowler hat and a cup of tea, he just seemed like he needed ’em. Prints available, contact me for availability!

Hawk (Timelapse Video)

May 1, 2017

This is video of a watercolor & gouache painting I made of a hawk, for a commission. You can see the finished painting in this post! (Music by Animal Collective)

Hawk in watercolors

Hawk

May 1, 2017

This is the finished painting of a hawk I made in watercolors and gouache on wc paper for a commission. You can also view a timelapse of the painting process on this one in this post if you’re interested in a peek behind the scenes!

Elk (Gouache)

Elk

May 1, 2017

My first gouache painting (with some watercolors in the background), made this elk in a sketchbook…having never used gouache before it was a challenge but I’m happy with the end result!

Bluejay (Pastels)

Bluejay

May 1, 2017

Bluejay in oil pastels for a friend, on paper