Parallel Play SF<br>Perception<br>February 25th, 2017

Parallel Play SF
February 25th, 2017

Posted by on Feb 25, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

3m17s Parallel Play SF is a “fresh vision for collaborative, live music and art experiences” founded by artist Peggy Gyulai and violist Deanna Badizadegan. This performance was co-produced with and included Peggy drawing on paper and painting on canvas, me drawing on paper (ink washes and oil stick) and on the iPad Pro 12.9″ […]

The Couturiers

The Couturiers

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The Couturiers 40″ x 24″ pigment ink print with acrylic on canvas This painting is based on couturiers Sarah and Danielle who share a studio in the same building as my studio. They kindly let me photograph them at work. Using those reference photos I worked with Corel Painter 2017 and a Wacom pen tablet […]

“Under The Sea”<br>Live Event Painting<br>at TSE 2017

“Under The Sea”
Live Event Painting
at TSE 2017

Posted by on Jan 15, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

β€œIt was a pleasure to work with you, and I can’t thank you enough for your contribution to the Opening Night Party. Your Live Digital Painting was a HUGE hit!” ~ Greg Jenkins, Bravo Productions, Long Beach, California This video (above) shares some of atmosphere and portraits I created at the Opening Night Party of […]

Live iPad Portraits<br>Holiday Party in the Rodin Gallery

Live iPad Portraits
Holiday Party in the Rodin Gallery

Posted by on Dec 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

On December 17th, 2016, I painted live iPad portraits of guests at a company holiday party in the Walter and Phyllis Shorenstein Court (Rodin gallery) of the Legion of Honor Museum, San Francisco, where a lovely collection of Rodin sculptures is housed. The museum’s large collection of Rodin sculptures will be a central feature of […]

LIVE PAINTING at Yoshi’s<br><em>Jazz, Art & Prince</em>

Jazz, Art & Prince

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

(4m 23s) LIVE PAINTING PERFORMANCES WITH THE TOMMY IGOE JAZZ CONSPIRACY AT YOSHI’S, OAKLAND, ON 8/23/16 & 12/20/16 Sonic zoo / visual zoo!! ~ Tommy Igoe Wow!! What amazing evenings! Both Jazz, Art and Prince performances were unique combined sonic/visual experiences! I worked on glass, paper and canvas with pixels, pastels and paint β€” drawing […]

Cabaret Night

Cabaret Night

Posted by on Dec 2, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Welcome to the Cabaret! The portraits shown on this page were all created during a “Cabaret Night” themed company Holiday Party in a historical building in San Francisco. My tools were an iPad Pro 12.9″, Apple Pencil and Procreate app. At this event I was a “roving artist”, interacting and sketching guests throughout the evening […]

Italy Sketchbook – November 2016

Italy Sketchbook – November 2016

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

Brunelleschi Dome, Duomo, Florence, 1420 – 1436, as seen from the Biblioteca Delle Oblate Cafe 8″ x 8″ Caran D’Ache Neocolor II water soluble pastel, ink and pencil on cold press acid free 140 lb watercolor paper On this page I share a sampling of the sketches created in a variety of media, both traditional […]

After Pollock

After Pollock

Posted by on Nov 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Video replay of the entire creative process. I created this iPad drawing at the Abstract Expressionism show in the Royal Academy, London, based on observation of the painting “Male and Female” by Jackson Pollock (c 1942 – 43). I used an iPad Pro, Apple Pencil and the app Procreate. (If you’re interested to learn how […]

Havana Night – Live Painting in Boca Raton

Havana Night – Live Painting in Boca Raton

Posted by on Nov 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Live painting the scene at a Havana Night themed opening party at a conference in the Boca Raton Resort & Club, Florida. The first half shows you the actual scene at the party, and the second shows the stroke by stroke replay of the creative process, showing how the painting evolved over four hours, compressed […]

Building Portraits

Building Portraits

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Portrait replays of two buildings 278 University Avenue, Palo Alto 28″ x 16″ acrylic on canvas 64 Willow Place, Menlo Park 28″ x 16″ acrylic on canvas These two building portraits, of 278 University Avenue, Palo Alto, and of 64 Willow Place, Menlo Park, were created from direct painting on-site en plein air for the […]