Posted by on Jul 19, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Portrait of Johanna created from life in Mission Burrito in Oxford, UK. Johanna is a fellow Lindy Hop dancer who was also attending the Oxford Lindy Exchange (a swing dance weekend event). This drawing was created on an iPad Pro 12.9″ using an Apple Pencil and Procreate app. A group of us went to the […]

Live iPad Portraits<br>MURAL Festival 2017, Montréal

Live iPad Portraits
MURAL Festival 2017, Montréal

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This video shares samples of some of the artworks I created when I was invited to draw live iPad portraits of VIP Influencers in the Sonnet VIP Hospitality Station at the MURAL Festival 2017 in Montréal, Canada. You’ll get a sense of the incredible creative energy and atmosphere. Each portrait subject received a digital copy […]

Painting the Night<br>Welcome Party, Las Vegas

Painting the Night
Welcome Party, Las Vegas

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Live painting the scene at a company conference welcome party in Las Vegas, Nevada. What you see unfold here in 30 seconds was painted over three hours, projected on large screens to the left and right of a main stage. The final artwork created live during the evening using an iPad Pro, Apple Pencil and […]



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

Leece, 2017, iPad Pro, Apple Pencil, Procreate This iPad sketch was created directly from life during my 2017 Spring Open Studios Art Exhibition in San Francisco. Leece sat for about 45 minutes and she loved the result!

Google Tilt Brush Experience<br>Las Vegas

Google Tilt Brush Experience
Las Vegas

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This video shares a virtual reality based performance at a corporate event in Las Vegas. The tools used included the Oculus Rift and Google Tilt Brush. Reactions: “…energetic, innovative and exciting!” “…terrific, looked wonderful.”

Open Studio Art Exhibition<br>Spring 2017

Open Studio Art Exhibition
Spring 2017

Posted by on Mar 31, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

My Spring Open Studios Art Exhibition was part of a weekend where hundreds of artists open up their studios to the public throughout the Mission district in San Francisco (Mission Artists United web site). Within the historical industrial building in which my studio is located, 1890 Bryant Street Studios, around 70 artists showed their work. […]

Today at Apple<br>Live Art on 6K Video Wall<br>Apple Union Square

Today at Apple
Live Art on 6K Video Wall
Apple Union Square

Posted by on Mar 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

On March 4th, 2017, I sketched live on the 6K video screen in the Forum area of the beautiful new Apple Union Square in San Francisco, one of the early Today at Apple featured artists at that location. I used the iPadPro, Apple Pencil and the Procreate app. I created two live artworks at this […]

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

“It 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 […]