I was inspired to do a “blue” painting… some of my favorite paintings are mostly deep, rich blues, so this is my attempt at it. Blue can be used to evoke sadness, but for this painting, for me, it means magic. The lone cloud is my angel, my stillborn daughter, Nina… I know she is […]
I had a lot of fun playing with texture and color here. One of my and my wife’s favorite things to do over the years is to watch the sunset wherever we are and Ksamil has some of the best we’ve ever seen.
Looking back on the summer of 2017 in Saranda again, I found a snapshot my wife took of our boys on the beach and I thought I could have fun with the color scheme and make it a little more childlike and whimsical to capture the awe my boys have of the ocean and the […]
The inspiration for this was the summer of 2017 we spent in Ksamil, Albania… a perfect day with the sun shining bright, just a few clouds in the sky, and the tranquil blue water of the Ionian Sea. Compositionally, I like to look at things in terms of colors and shapes and really, there are […]
Looking back on the summer of 2017 again… waves crashing onto the beach near Ksamil, Albania. Yes, the water really is that color! The movement of the clouds and the sky mimics the movement of the ocean. The cliff stands alone as a pillar of strength against the elements… it is shaped by the environment, […]