Octar

Octar

I painted this while working with a special friend of mine on her own painting chops. I’ve been gravitating toward sea themed things and I had previously painted an Octopus for my best bud and thought it would be fun to learn from that journey.  This is painted on my...
What once was…

What once was…

This was inspired by the cow skull next to the painting (obviously) and was painted for Twyla after she asked me “How come you never paint anything for me?!” Hahaha. She had casted this same skull in the past when she ran a foundry and her parents have...
Big Blue

Big Blue

This was a gift to my friend Jean for getting through some hard times in the business with me. He’s another man who can’t live without the sea. This is acrylic and spray paint on paper. The texture comes from using a palette knife first to apply the color...
Blubies

Blubies

This was painted on a coffee table that broke in one of my apartments. It belonged to my roommate and my father and a few friends decided that dancing on it (IKEA) was a good idea. In the end, I had to buy another one and gave this to John as a gift. I bit one of his...
ELLEphant

ELLEphant

This little 16×20 gem is acrylic on canvas and was painted to celebrate the future daughter of one of my best friends. The pink elephant is in celebration of Elle joining us in this circus we call real life! Cheers to you Elle!