A symbolic self portrait. Half blind, half courageous. Half naive, half understanding.
According to the saying, ignorance is bliss. This idea, knowingly or not, has been debated for as long as I can remember and probably forever. The saying, however, does not say whether or not bliss is desirable. Would bliss be at all worth the ignorance if it was severed by a hard smack of reality, […]
I was inspired to paint this picture because of a series of vague paintings. The paint itself formed unrecognizable shapes, but the ink outlines framed the impressions in clarity… This is what I mean by hazy reality. My “portrait” is undoubtably more realistic, but the idea, I think, is there. I see the pen as […]
Here are some shoes that I painted. They started out white and perfect, then I started brushing red and gold onto them. there was a slight hesitation of my hand when I made the first stroke, but the rest was easy.
The following are drawings of the characters in the short story I published earlier. First is Claudia, herself. You’ll see people from the hospital room… And lastly, A caterpillar from the Butterfly Nesting Tree.
This is a style I like to call ‘realistic fantasy’. Constructive criticism appreciated. Enjoy! Claudia’s magic was down by several ounces. She tossed her head in frustration. She knew that if she told anyone, all the other magic-based citizens would fuss over her. The last time Claudia reported a shortage, her friends wouldn’t let her […]
Here are a collection of colored pencil drawings cartooned in pen. I guess I’ve been in a fantasy mood. As always.