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May 23, 2017


492 Manchester 22


Manchester492 Manchester 22

This work is dedicated to the 22 killed and many more wounded in Manchester. My heart goes out to the victims, their families, and all of #manchester #manchesterunited #heartbreaking /// ink and gouache on paper

May 22, 2017


491 The Gaze


Dancers491 The Gaze
7x8.5 inches :: ink sketch with gouache on ledger paper
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This work is dedicated to women who dance ... with or without clothes on. Because contrary to conventional sentiment, intellectualism and feminism do not have to don tunics, overalls, and clogs to be authentic.

Men gaze. Women gaze back.

And as an evolved species, I am grateful that we are able to understand and embrace and apply concepts like choice and consent within the context of sexualty. Because no matter how provocatively she dresses or dances, I believe that as long as she chooses freely, the dress and dance can reflect the joy of sexuality. And I believe that neither dress nor dance is ever an invitation for assault.

May 21, 2017


490 Almost Over You


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490 Almost Over You
18x24 inches :: original acrylic painting on stretched canvas
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I started this work as a demo painting when I was teaching a few days ago and I finished it today. I referenced a photo by @fairies_ for this work. Always a challenge to add color when the reference is in black-and-white. 

May 19, 2017


489 To Solve a Problem


Teacher489 To Solve a Problem
16x20 inches :: original acrylic painting on stretched canvas
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I referenced a photo of @alexisren for this work. I made some modifications which made me feel like the subject was in a classroom. In front of a chalkboard. Ready to solve a problem. A calculus equation, actually. While taking a selfie. In a hot bikini. It's possible.



May 18, 2017


488 As Afternoon Sunshine


Call me488 As Afternoon Sunshine
8x10 inches :: original oil painting on gessobord
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I referenced a photo by @my_secret_dream2 for this work. And have been affected by the words of Rod McKuen as of late.

THE BEAUTIFUL STRANGERS (#RodMcKuen)
Ah the beautiful strangers
who held me for a night
and fell down in the darkness
on pillows soft and white.

Ah the beautiful strangers
all in the afternoon
who praised my flat little stomach
and came back to my room.

Ah the beautiful strangers
who spoiled me for a time
and taught me neon's just as nice
as afternoon sunshine.

#allaprima #dailypainting #ListenToTheWarm

 

May 16, 2017


487 To See You Again


Doggypaddle487 To See You Again
8x8 inches :: original oil painting on gessobord
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A couple of days ago, I referenced a photo by @max_et_louise via @instagram to do a value study and then I used that value study to reference for this work.

May 10, 2017


486 Three Little Halos


Halos486 Three Little Halos
6x6 inches :: original oil painting on gessobord
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Thought I'd paint a few of the halos I recently bought ... before they all get eaten. I arranged three of them on my table on top of a full white paper background. And then I decided to divide that background and add a magical nigh sky to a portion of it. I think it works.

 


485 At the Forefront


Familyof485 At the Forefront
6x8 inches :: original oil painting on gessobord
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I referenced a still life I composed with my dried flowers and a glass jar as I continued my practice of learn new ways of drawing. And I guess flowers remain at the forefront of my mind right now.

"You can hide memories, but you can't erase the history that produced them." (Haruki Murakami)

May 07, 2017


483 DNR


Donot483 DNR
18x 24 inches :: original acrylic painting on stretched canvas
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I recently went to my friend's house who hosted a Death Over Dinner party. We had dinner. And we talked about death. And life. And fears. And joys. All of it. In the peaceful and passionate presence of Agnostics, Christian, Jews, Atheists, Mystics, and more. We believe what we believe. And we all live and die. That beautiful event was on my mind when I painted this work. In talking about all of this the main take-away for me is that I want to live every moment of every day with complete freedom, no inhibitions, and clear presence. To not be a bullshitter nor put up with bullshit. To not lead with fear, but with freedom. It's never not now.

May 05, 2017


481 Her Gaze


Minne1481 Her Gaze
8x10 inches :: original oil painting on gessobord
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This is one of the paintings I made while teaching oil painting in Minneapolis recently.

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