It has been a long while since we’ve had an event in Taos. It’s great to be back and we’re really looking forward to this one with poet Sara Berkeley Tolchin. We’re going to take a break from all the news and enjoy good company and good poetry and art. Join us for an evening of art […]
It has been a long, hot summer and the Berkeley Painting Group invites you to see the “fruits of our labor”. Come see how we have taken advantage of the mostly locally-grown produce that are depicted in paintings we have created of luscious summer fruits, garden vegetables and other subject matter all celebrating summer. We […]
Many of you have been asking for another workshop on fundamentals of oil painting. Well, your requests have been heard. A colleague of mine, Peggy Cotton, will be teaching the fundamentals of color mixing! And this 2 1/2 day workshop is coming right up this July 31 – August 2, 2015! Peggy is a Bay Area fine artists […]
The portrait of Ryan and Joel is now complete and has been added to the collection of portraits at Family House. Karen Banks at Family House is happy to receive the work and Charles McCray is looking forward to working on the Portraits of Family House project. This is the seventh painting in the series […]
I’m celebrating 2015 with a new approach to art: getting out in the world! Yes, after spending years working, painting and showing exclusively in my studio, I’m happy to be expanding boundaries! Oxtail Gallery is a neat, beautiful gallery on Adeline Street in Berkeley, California run by Jessie Zechnowitz, Kingston Lim and Serena Lim. I’m […]
Continuing work on this portrait of Ryan and Joel. Looking forward to delivering it to Family House soon! This is the seventh painting in the series of oil portrait paintings of people at Family House, San Francisco for the Portraits of Family House project.
Just scheduled: a weekend portrait painting workshop in January 2015. Dates are January 23-25, 2015, Friday, 5:30pm – 7:30pm, Saturday & Sunday, 9:30am – 4:30pm. We’ll cover the basics of portrait painting by working with a model—the best way to learn portraiture! Space is limited to 12 students; $325 plus $35 modeling fee Read more […]
Started work today on the next portrait: Ryan and Joel. This is latest in the series of oil portrait paintings of people at Family House, San Francisco for the Portraits of Family House project.
This portrait for Family House is almost complete. Read more about the Portraits of Family House project.
Working on hands and fabric in this portrait of a father and daughter for Family House. Next update soon! Read more about the Portraits of Family House project.