Ever find yourself finishing a painting and realizing it doesn’t look the way you’d like it to look? In this workshop we’ll concentrate on the most important practice for getting the painting you want: seeing clearly. The workshop will include demonstration, as well as group and individual instruction. Visit the FAQ for a […]
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 […]
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 […]
Working from life: January 23-25, 2015 This workshop will cover the basics of portrait painting. Instruction will be with a model, the best way to paint a portrait! It’s time to get past the rush to get paint on the canvas. There is more to painting the likeness of a person than just getting the […]
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.
Commission Your Family Treasure Celebrating the People You Love There are people in your life that you treasure. Have you ever wondered how can you celebrate the people most to you in a meaningful way? One of the best ways is with their portrait painted in oils. Portrait paintings are timeless, honor the person and […]
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.
Making progress on the current portrait for Family House. This one is of a father and newborn daughter. Read more about the Portraits of Family House project.