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Gallery Highlight: Pet Portraits

Well, I’ve been doing portraits for years, and along the way animals get thrown into the mix! Our beloved furry family members that we sometimes call pets are a delight to illustrate. Two of these portraits were done in remembrance … Continue reading

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Sketchbook Dump – January 2017

Starting the New Year off with something old:

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Sketchbook Dump – December 2016

Here are some species specific Ents based on the Lord of the Rings Novels by J. R. R. Tolkien

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Ragnorok details (The Lunastell)

I can almost never design something in CAD without fleshing-out the details. Here are some details of the Ragnorok’s mid-ship: The Lunastell (see my last post). I will likely enhance this model with secret compartments for various spy-type hardware that … Continue reading

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The Ragnorok

This is not exactly a piece I am “currently” working on, but rather something I pulled out of my portfolio. Although, the last image represents a rendering I have done recently after adding some simple lighting and textures. I am … Continue reading

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IT IS FINISHED!

The details in the foreground of the various plants and flowers proved to be very time consuming, indeed. One of the biggest challenges was matching colors that I had applied two months prior. Having never had any formal training in … Continue reading

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Plympton Mural, Part 5: Photo Update

As Nancy said this last Saturday: “We are seeing some light at the end of the tunnel.” Thanks so much for visiting!

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Plympton Mural, Part 4… The Bridge to Nowhere

Sorry for my latent blog as of late. I was hoping to make this a 4-post project, but that’s not gonna be possible due to my recent adventures exploring my other passion of being a plumbing repair-man… (not). After 2 … Continue reading

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Plympton Mural – Part 3

First of all – PICTURES! PICTURES! PICTURES!  My wife said: “More PICTURES!”  So, here ya go.  The first two shots are of the background in progress; before and after the house was placed.    The pencil works I do are … Continue reading

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Plympton Mural, Part 2

 So the first image is the wall right after the arches had been transferred and masked off.  Then I applied primer inside the arches and after the primer had dried it made perfect sense to construct the enlargement grid – … Continue reading

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