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abstract figurative painting

Alter Egos

This painting was included in the 2023 Shapes and Colors international exhibition and publication at Gallerium Art Gallery. The painting is acrylic on canvas, 51×48, painted in 2022.
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beautiful lady looking downward. Her face and shoulders are showing on a piece of paper that is drooping at the top and furled upward at the bottom. The entire portrait is rimmed in shadow.

Stages of a Painting Series

I’ve recently begun painting some of my early photo paintings. In the two videos below I am showing some of the stages that these paintings went through before completion. The last image shows the photograph that the paintings mimics. In my photo painting series, I use digital editing tools to blend and then paint on […]
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Invitation to Thrasher-Horne Exhibit, August-December, 2023

I'm honored to be included in the fall exhibit at the Thrasher-Horne Center Gallery in Orange Park, Florida. I will be showing about 20 paintings and photo-paintings.
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This photo-painting was accepted into the Woman-2023 Exhibition and Publication curated by Exhibizone. The artwork is 16×20 and made in 2022
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