Learn to Paint Like an Old Master

A couple of years ago I had the great pleasure of attending Virgil Elliott’s portrait painting workshop in his art studio. It was a great opportunity to study with an artist who has been described as a “living master”, according to the Art Renewal Center (ARC). Virgil...

New Portrait Study

Working on new painting. This is a study of a model we had during a Justin Hess portrait painting workshop I attended recently. I have been working on refining this study to a more finished portrait, since we didn’t have enough time to do it at the workshop....

New Maternity Portrait in Oil

It’s been while since my last post. Been crazy busy with work. Doing a lot of graphic art for clients, which has cut into my painting. But I just finished a new portrait that I had been working on for a few weeks. One of the hottest trends the last few years has...