The Art of Journey

I have not played the game Journey but love the premise of finding people to take the journey with. And I am awed how the aesthetics of the artwork has such a universal appeal to the human...
Finished Work

Finished Work

Here is the finished work, Prophet of the Most High. Prophets of old were neither kings nor priests but “holy men of God who spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit” (2 Peter 1: 21) revealing God’s will for man.  Prophet of the Most...
Prophet Progression

Prophet Progression

Here is an update on the work I’m doing. The title will be Prophet of the Most High. This is yellower than I want and will fix that so it is more in line with the other pieces of this style. He will be more in shadow since the light is coming more from the back of the figure. This piece will be done by Thursday or Friday if other things pop...
Working on a New Piece

Working on a New Piece

Three abstract figures that can work for the Prophet. I will finalize the title after the work is done.  Basic paper texture I painted by hand in Photoshop Painted background (using the paper background above) for the Prophet...
Liking a New Style

Liking a New Style

I’ve been experimenting more with an ink wash style that is an abstract realism. I thought in this post I would also show you some of the process I used in coming up with SHE WATCHES THE SUNRISE, and the others that follow.  I start out with a color-toned Silhouette in this case. Most of the time the silhouettes start out black.   Then I painted in the the beginnings of  background and refined the figure more. And refined some more, adding the finishing touches to the final work.  She Watches the Sunrise  Here are others I have done in this style with the same...