This painting was accepted into an International juried show in Redlands, CA Museum of Art 1997. SOLD - 36"x30" Mixed Media, Acrylic & collage.
35"x20" Acrylic on canvas
This painting began by going through magazines and finding images that I liked. Then I made a collage. Then I created the large painting from the collage.
SOLD - 36"x30", Acrylic on canvas. The beginning of my Reading series. 1996
Meredith is a friend of my sons from high school. She came over one day to help Jeff and his friend prepare for a book report that neither of them had read. Here Meredith was reading the cliff notes of the book to direct them is a short movie to show as their book-report. I happened to walk by the living room that they had blacked out the sofa and the window. I was captured by the impact as she leaned into the light to read. I said "Meredith, don't move, I am going to take your photo." ...
SOLD - 30"x24" Acrylic on wood.
I took a photo of my dad sleeping in a chair. The background is all made up of my memories of my dad. I put the things that reminded me of him. I used a glazing technique. 1995