Saturday, January 22, 2011

Peacekeeper - American Indian



Peacekeeper, oil on canvas, 20 x 24

I've had a busy week reorganizing my studio and having a nice visit with Randy and Janna, owners of Warriors Work gallery, Hill City, SD. I've been showing in that gallery for many years.

But I had some time to do a painting. I used to paint a lot of old, weathered, wrinkled warriors and I had a request to create another one.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Pontiac - American Indian



Pontiac, 36 x 36, oil on linen

Here is another of my paintings that has an American Indian logo in the background and a Plains Indian figure.

I've added rust and wear to this red, white and blue background. The figure is in sepia tones.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Pontiac - Work in progress



Pontiac, work in progress, 36 x 36

I dulled the white in the background so the figure would stand out more. I've also added more definition to the figure

Friday, January 14, 2011

Friday, January 7, 2011

Pontiac - Work in progress



Pontiac, painting demonstration

This is another American Indian oil painting in my Logo series. The background will be a dark blue. I've found it's easier for me to get a smooth, dark background if I start out with a lighter color and work towards the dark