<em>iPad Figure Drawing Class</em><br>mDAC 2016

iPad Figure Drawing Class
mDAC 2016

Posted by on Aug 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

In the iPad Figure Drawing Class I taught at the mobile Digital Art & Creativity (mDAC) Summit in the Palo Alto Art Center on Sunday, August 14th, 2016, we drew from the model and explored movement, shape, line and tone, starting with short and moving poses and ending with longer poses. We used the app […]

Live iPad Portrait Painting<br>Cal. Academy of Sciences<br>August 4th, 2016

Live iPad Portrait Painting
Cal. Academy of Sciences
August 4th, 2016

Posted by on Aug 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I painted portraits of guests at the California Academy of Sciences NightLife LIVE event in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, on August 4th, 2016. Situated outside in the West Garden, I was one of the featured Artspan Artists highlighted at this event. It was a very fun evening and the guests enjoyed watching the portraits […]

Live iPad Portrait Painting<br>ILEA Gala 2016

Live iPad Portrait Painting
ILEA Gala 2016

Posted by on Jul 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Live iPad portrait painting at the ILEA Gala 2016, Armory, San Francisco “Thank you again for your support of the ILEA Gala! The character drawings were huge hits and added significantly to the success of the event!” ~ Sean F. On July 19th, 2016, I performed live iPad portrait painting at the International Live Events […]

Live Drawing at<br>Parallel Play “Mostly Bach”<br>June 18th, 2016

Live Drawing at
Parallel Play “Mostly Bach”
June 18th, 2016

Posted by on Jun 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Parallel Play is a “fresh vision for collaborative, live music and art experiences” created by artist Peggy Gyulai and violist Deanna Badizadegan. It is a monthly event and the first Parallel Play, titled “Mostly Bach”, took place on June 18th, 2016. During the evening Deanna Badizadegan played viola, Ryan Lee played violin, Peggy painted in […]

<em>Dance Through the Decades</em><br>at the Verdi Club Centennial

Dance Through the Decades
at the Verdi Club Centennial

Posted by on May 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Peggy and I Dance Through the Decades in celebration of the Verdi Club Centennial. 6m 20s The Verdi Club is a historic Italian-American club a block from our art studios. We know it well from the “Tuesday Night Jump!” Lindy Hop weekly swing dance. We choreographed this dance performance to a custom sound track I […]

Face-Off! The Rhoda and Jeremy Portrait Sketching Playshop<br>RileyStreet Art Supply

Face-Off! The Rhoda and Jeremy Portrait Sketching Playshop
RileyStreet Art Supply

Posted by on Feb 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Quick demo sketch I created of one of the students. During this three hour playshop on February 27th, 2016, at RileyStreet Art Supply Store in San Rafael, California, fellow artist Rhoda Draws, and I shared our tips and techniques for hands-on live portrait sketching using traditional sketching media – no pixels in sight! The next […]

Touchjet Portrait Painting<BR>CES 2016, Las Vegas

Touchjet Portrait Painting
CES 2016, Las Vegas

Posted by on Jan 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is one of the largest trade shows in the world, with more than 170,000 attendees, including 50,000 from outside the U.S., visiting some 3,800 exhibitors on nearly 2.5 million square feet of exhibition space. This year I painted live portraits of attendees at the Touchjet booth utilizing their Pond Projector, […]

Amanda & Kunal<br>Wedding iPad Portrait

Amanda & Kunal
Wedding iPad Portrait

Posted by on Jan 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Congratulations to Amanda and Kunal on their beautiful New Year Wedding!! In this video you see me creating a live iPad portrait of the newly weds at their evening reception, including a replay video showing how the portrait developed from beginning to end. Earlier in the evening I painted live iPad portraits of Amanda and […]

Live Digital Painting<br>on <em>Real</em> Canvas!<br>de Young, San Francisco

Live Digital Painting
on Real Canvas!
de Young, San Francisco

Posted by on Nov 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I love it when technology, art and performance synergize together in creative harmony and create something bigger and more spectacular than the sum of the parts. That’s what happened at the ArtPoint Cocktail Party, de Young Museum, on November 12th where I had the pleasure of live painting with a combination of cutting edge technology: […]

<em>Paper to Pixels</em><br>Fall Open Studios Art Show<br>November 2015

Paper to Pixels
Fall Open Studios Art Show
November 2015

Posted by on Nov 5, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Paper to Pixels Fall Open Studios Art Show, November 6 – 8, 2015 ~ Part of the city-wide San Francisco Open Studios Sutton Studios & Gallery, 1890 Bryant Street #306, San Francisco, CA 94110 (cross street Mariposa) Click here for map Jewel 2015, Live iPad portrait created at the Open Studios Show using iPad Air, […]