My Work 2004-2010

Posted on Jan 30, 2015 in About My Work, Creative Process, Illustration | No Comments
My Work 2004-2010

Since I’ve revamped my website and my art has been evolving massively over the past two years, I’m no longer including my earlier drawings and paintings in the galleries. So, I’m presenting a gallery of all my past work here to reserve a little place for it in cyberspace. 2009-2010 2004-2008 (Reproduction of these images […]

New Directions & Vienna

Posted on May 11, 2014 in About My Work, Creative Process, Life, Travel | No Comments
New Directions & Vienna

I haven’t updated my website in ages, mostly because I’ve been working on new art and it isn’t ready for display yet. Since summer 2013, I’ve been learning oil painting, particularly in the tradition of layering oil glazes on an egg tempera/casein underpainting, and building up layers of white under layers of oil. Some artists […]

The Florence Art Studio

Posted on Sep 28, 2013 in Creative Process, Travel | 2 Comments
The Florence Art Studio

This June I spent 3 weeks at the Florence Art Studio in Florence, Italy, which proved to be one of the most pivotal times in my artistic development. Despite having taken numerous drawing classes and holding an art degree, no one had taught me this way to see, and to construct a realistic drawing, until […]

The Virtues of Weightlessness: Amano and “Levity & Gravity”

Posted on Nov 13, 2012 in About My Work, Aesthetics, Artists, Illustration | 2 Comments
The Virtues of Weightlessness: Amano and “Levity & Gravity”

“…Once your life is too stable, your creativity dies.” -Yoshitaka Amano   I recently watched the epic anime Vampire Hunter D for the first time the other night (both the 80s version and “Bloodlust”). Must be all this Scorpio in the air because I’ve suddenly been craving some dark and violent dramas…not usually my style. […]