Thursday, December 11, 2008


This was a very fun piece to work on. I kept changing the colors to make sure I got just the right combination.

Sunday, November 30, 2008


This was a fun illustration to work on because the colors and design keep changing enabling me to learn and discover new things.

Evolution of Metamorphosis

I then inked in the background behind the rendering.

This is the rendering for the main character.

This is the original thumbnail that sparked the idea for the piece.

Friday, November 21, 2008

Vintage Pin-ups

These are a few commissions that I did recently with a pin-up theme. I really enjoyed working on the color and making them look vintage.

Sunday, November 9, 2008


Another quick one for today. I will post some happy things next!

Thursday, November 6, 2008


I liked working on Gloomy so much last night, I woke up this morning and did a companion piece for it.

Wednesday, November 5, 2008


This was another fun Illustration I did tonight. I am starting to play more with color and some textures in this piece.

Friday, October 31, 2008


This illustration is about following your own path.

Thursday, October 30, 2008

B-day card

This is the front of my friends bday card.

Sunday, October 26, 2008

Destination rough

This is the sketch for my next illustration. It will have a similar feel to the reflection piece I posted awhile back.

Thursday, October 2, 2008

Just having fun

I did this sketch in my sketchbook and I wanted to to add some color to it.

Keeping on track

This is another oil study from this morning. I am just trying to paint as much as possible and get more comfortable with the medium.

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Creative thought

This was just a fun piece I did today. I wanted to play with a different style.

Friday, September 26, 2008

Painting update

Just a couple more quick studies that I did over the past couple days.

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Reflection in color

I wanted to play with my color choices on this illustration and create more of an emotional feel to the piece.

Friday, September 19, 2008


This is a sketch for an illustration that I am working on.

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Getting back into oils

This is an oil painting I did this morning. It was a quick painting for practice.

Sunday, September 7, 2008


These are some quick sketches from the weekend. I am trying to find some new styles within my work. With these I wanted a sense of realism while still playing around with shapes and varying the sizes of the features.

Sunday, August 10, 2008

Wedding GIfts!

On August 2nd two of my best friends got married. Unfortunately, I was only able to attend one ceremony. I am so happy for both of them as they embark on their new journey with the loves of their lives! Best wishes!

Monday, July 21, 2008


I have been really focusing on getting back into traditional painting this summer. These are some more quick studies. Look for some more drawing and sketchbook posts soon!

Sunday, July 6, 2008

15-20 min oils with new palette

Just a couple quick ones from last week's session.

Sunday, June 22, 2008

15 min oil studies

Some more quick studies with oil.

Friday, May 30, 2008

Quick oil studies with a new limited palette

These are some more quick figure studies in oil. The poses are around ten minutes long.

Saturday, May 24, 2008

Quick study

This was a sketch that I did in my sketchbook and I just added some color to it in Painter.

Sunday, May 11, 2008

The Red Car

This is an illustration I did based on the novel written by Don Stanford.


I created my official site and it is now on the web! Let me know what you think.

Sunday, March 23, 2008

quick car study

I wanted to keep the quick sketch feel of the drawing while still having a finished quality.

Racing into the sunset

This was a fun illustration about a father and son driving their camaro's to the limit on an old desert road.

Sunday, March 9, 2008

Cars and Coffee

These are some sketches I did in my sketchbook after attending Cars and Coffee this past weekend.

Saturday, February 23, 2008

Personalized Hockey Illustrations

This is the prototype for a personalized hockey illustration. Each illustration will be custom made with the individuals name and number along with jersey colors and hair color.

Thursday, February 14, 2008

Italian Door for Series

I am working a lot with textures within this series. The weathered wall on this piece was a challenge.


I was just messing around with Painter and did a portrait.

Wednesday, February 6, 2008


One of my best friends from high school recently gave birth to her beautiful son Conner. I couldn't resist drawing this for her and her family to cherish their new addition to their family.

Tuesday, February 5, 2008

The Italy Series Returns!

I have received so many great comments on my Italy series that I have decided to do a couple more. Let me know what you think.

Sunday, January 27, 2008

Italy Sketches

These are some drawings I did in my sketchbook from photos I took while traveling in Italy last summer.

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Quick oil studies with limited palette

These poses only lasted up to 15 minutes and were a good challenge for me to work quickly while working with limited colors.

Tuesday, January 1, 2008