Friday, January 23, 2009


From Reference. Used a square brush. Very fun. This was my last post for the Cold Paint blog

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Pixelated Ritz

Just trying a square brush in photoshop. Worked pretty well for a low-rez image. Just for fun...

Saturday, January 17, 2009

SELF-PORTRAIT MANIA!!! For Cold Paint...
1hr 30mn Digital Self-Portrait

Right Ear is really jacked up (for starters), I'll fix it soon.

25 Minute Self-Portrait

Digital painting by me, nose by The Jackson Family surgeon.
For Cold Paint

Friday, January 16, 2009

SpeedPaints Vol. II
From Todd Haynes' Far From Heaven

Speed Paint: BOUND by the Wachowski Bros

For Cold Paint: So far
Joined Cold Paint: One Painting a day blog for winter break with some folks from SJSU. All these are from around 1/2 hr - 1 1/2 hr: Speed Paints. Good practice. Just want to keep the skills up and get the speed up as well. My focus is to get a catalogue of lighting into my arsenal. Started digitally, but happy to do traditional as well. One week till school...

Saturday, January 10, 2009

Figure Paint: Figure Drawing Marathon


Saturday's session. The SJSU Winter Figure Drawing Marathon culminates with Saturday's Figure Painting session instructed by the great Cameron Chun and a 5 hr uhhh..., "whatever" session on Sunday. Man, I am so glad I took part in this, its been great. This work: Figure painting 3-4 twenty minute sessions, I lost count it went by too fast and it was fun. Acrylic...

Also want to give props to Mike Matessi for last Sunday's FORCED figure drawing lecture. Thanks guys!