Painting the Scene<br>Dinner at the Vineyard

Painting the Scene
Dinner at the Vineyard

Posted by on May 21, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

At a corporate event in a Napa Valley vineyard I painted an artistic interpretation of the scene over the course of a three hour reception and dinner. The tools I used were the iPad Pro 12.9 (3rd Gen.), Apple Pencil 2 and Procreate app. Guests were entertained and intrigued to watch on the large LED […]

San Francisco International Art Salon<br>June, 2019

San Francisco International Art Salon
June, 2019

Posted by on May 20, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

On June 22, 2019, I’ll be collaborating with modern dance choreographer Mariana Sobral and the eMotion Arts Dance Co. dancers and a Bay Area cellist playing Bach Cello Suite No. 1 in G, live painting as they perform, at the San Francisco International Art Salon which takes place in the 906 World Cultural Center. Click […]

Virgin Atlantic<br>San Francisco Inaugural<br>1994

Virgin Atlantic
San Francisco Inaugural
1994

Posted by on May 16, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Portrait of Sir Richard Branson, created from life on board the Virgin Atlantic San Francisco Inaugural flight. 25 years ago, on May 17th, 1994, I was part of the Virgin Atlantic San Francisco Inaugural VIP group, invited to paint a live digital portrait of Richard Branson on board the flight. We were flown over from […]

Norma Miller: The Passing of a Legend

Norma Miller: The Passing of a Legend

Posted by on May 5, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Norma Miller December 2, 1919 – May 5, 2019 It is with sadness I heard today, May 5th, of the passing of a legend and my friend Norma Miller at age 99. I first met Norma when I started learning Lindy Hop in the mid 1990s, along with Lindy Hop pioneer Frankie Manning, a fellow […]

San Francisco International Art Salon, May 2019

San Francisco International Art Salon, May 2019

Posted by on May 4, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

On May 4th, 2019, I was the featured iPad painter at the first San Francisco International Art Salon 2019. I started drawing the magnificent performance of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No.2 by soloist Feona Jones with Naomi Stine on 2nd piano. See Feona’s YouTube channel for the full 35 minute concert with my painting replaying […]

iPad Portraits at<br>Blue Bear Live 2019

iPad Portraits at
Blue Bear Live 2019

Posted by on May 3, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I painted iPad portraits of guests at the Blue Bear Live 2019, an annual fundraiser for the Blue Bear School of Music. The location this year was the magnificent Ohana Level at the top of the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco. You can see a few of the portrait replays in the video above, plus […]

da Vinspiration!<br>Evening Inspired by da Vinci<br>Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

da Vinspiration!
Evening Inspired by da Vinci
Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Posted by on Apr 29, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

And now for something completely different….On the 500th anniversary of his passing, we celebrated the genius of artist, scientist, entertainer and all-round polymath, Leonardo da Vinci. In the spirit of da Vinci’s relentless cross-disciplinary creative curiosity, guests enjoyed hands-on experience stations, da Vincian style entertainment, short talks / demos, and some light refreshments. Though classified […]

Sugar Land International Arts Festival 2019

Sugar Land International Arts Festival 2019

Posted by on Apr 27, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

On April 27th, 2019, I was the featured iPad artist at the Sugar Land International Arts Festival 2019. I created live art on the main stage, depicting the scene, and also portraits of visitors at one of the booths on the grounds of the festival. Some portraits from the event:

iPad Picasso!<br>The Daffodil Ball<br>Montréal

iPad Picasso!
The Daffodil Ball
Montréal

Posted by on Apr 25, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

At the Picasso-themed spectacular Daffodil Ball, an annual fundraiser in Montreal’s historic Windsor Station that supports the Canadian Cancer Society, I imagined what Picasso would do with an iPad!! As guests arrived they walked into Picasso’s studio! I painted the scene on my iPad. In the scene I painted, besides many Picasso works, Mireille R. […]

Painter-in-Residence<br>Music at Kohl Mansion<br>Apr. 14 & May 12

Painter-in-Residence
Music at Kohl Mansion
Apr. 14 & May 12

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I am the Painter-in-Residence for the current 2018 / 2019 season at Music at Kohl Mansion – an annual series of chamber concerts in the historic Kohl Mansion, Burlingame, California. Click here (or on the image above) to be linked to the Music at Kohl Mansion June 2018 newsletter with information about the season. For […]