Portraits- animals, people, and beings in between

Dapper Hornbill - SOLD painted for Cactus Gallery’s Tiny Treasures XIIBlue Swan-SOLDOrange Parrot SOLDPracticing Magic- Any resemblance to the witch in the painting is purely out of necessity. availableTip Your Waiter- commissioned- I painted this one for the world famous Morning Call Coffee Stand in New Orleans. I understand it’s hanging up in the City Park restaurant, in case you have a yen for beignets, excellent coffee and art.Celine-This is a commissioned portrait of a dear friend’s beloved pet. If you would like a portrait of your pet-or anything or anyone else-just go to "contact me" and send me an emailPortrait of Ms. M - A commissioned portrait that I painted for a friendNouveau Flamingo -created for La Luz de Jesus' annual Coaster Show availablePunk Heron - created for La Luz de Jesus' annual Coaster Show availableCalypso Cockatiel - created for La Luz de Jesus' annual Coaster Show availablePeace Lorikeet -created for La Luz de Jesus' annual Coaster Show availableAnimal Portrait Puns series… availableFox Glove- the fifth and final in this series. I would like to thank Alexandre Yevgenievich Yakovlev for the use of his house…. availablePig Iron- the fourth portrait in this series- our pig happily lives in Ford Maddox Brown’s house- which has nothing to do with anything other than the fact that I loved this room... I like to think that Mr. Brown would be amused. availableSheep Fold -the third portrait in this series. availableCow Pies-the second in the series… availableRabbit Ears-the first in a new series… availableCake Monkey - I think our little friend was hoping for a banana. SOLDCherry Bird -I was trying for a 1940’s vibe in this one…..SOLD“Boss” - I decided to cast a little Film Noir for the Annual Coaster Show at La Luz de Jesus 2016 ……available“Widow”- I decided to cast a little Film Noir for the Annual Coaster Show at La Luz de Jesus 2016 ……sold“Señorita”- I decided to cast a little Film Noir for the Annual Coaster Show at La Luz de Jesus 2016 ……SOLD“Dude" - I decided to cast a little Film Noir for the Annual Coaster Show at La Luz de Jesus 2016 …...availableB.B. Wolf- What a scoundrel. availableHoney Dragon (avatar)- This was painted for an artist's avatar show at "The Hive Gallery" in Los Angeles. Looks just like me, right?Anna Dillon Thinks the Circus Will Save Her- NFS An old family photo served as the model for this painting. I made up the story and filled in the background with vintage circus posters.This one is very personal. Maybe I'll tell you more some day.


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