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Arizona Daybreak on Ugallery

Here is the next painting going up on Ugallery. “Arizona Daybreak” (It’s named Arizona Sunrise on Ugallery), oil on canvas, 24×18: Here is the Ugallery link: http://www.ugallery.com/oil-painting-arizona-sunrise On my previous posts, I forgot to add the direct Ugallery links. Here … Continue reading

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Upcoming show and opening reception

My upcoming show got a mention in the San Diego Reader here: http://www.sandiegoreader.com/events/2015/jun/06/rustic-portraits-local-artist-prese/ My friend Rena Kamariotakis also kindly created an event for the show here: Art Show featuring Louis Bispo. The paintings are all framed and wired and ready for … Continue reading

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First Solo Art Show

Hi all! I’d like to announce my first solo artist exhibit! It will take place at the historic Rancho Buena Vista Adobe gallery in Vista, CA. (640 Alta Vista Dr., Vista, CA 92084.) The show is coming up in a … Continue reading

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Blue

Here is a new portrait study, from a photo in the WetCanvas Reference Image Library by member Crias. Oil on canvas, 9×12″: It’s been a little while since I worked on a portrait – I’ve been doing figures, landscapes and … Continue reading

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An Early Start

Here is the companion piece to the last entry, Practice Makes Perfect: This is also 20X24″. It was partly inspired by the Sorolla In America show at the San Diego Museum of Art. Sorolla is fantastic at colors in shadows … Continue reading

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Practice Makes Perfect

Here is a new painting, “Practice Makes Perfect.” Oil on canvas, 20×24″: From a reference photo on the WetCanvas RIL. This is an unusually active pose for me – usually I like poses without a lot of implied movement. If … Continue reading

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A Moment

Here’s a new one, oil on canvas, 20×24″: Loosely from a photo ref on WetCanvas. I used a student palette of earths and whites, plus rose madder and that great turquoise paint from Daniel Smith that I reviewed here and … Continue reading

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