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doodles, doodles and more doodles

 6 x 6 acrylic on canvas I spent Sunday watching Van Gogh movies, Lust for Life and Vincent and Theo, and the painting above is what happened when I paid no attention to what I was painting.  I don’t think … Continue reading

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Victorian Macaw Skull Acrylic Painting

6 x 6 Acrylic on canvas This one’s for Nadia… I’ve been told she likes victorian stuff and dry dead things (not to be confused with wet dead which is just icky). So here we have a macaw skull wearing … Continue reading

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Rabbit skull mini

3″ x 4″ acrylic on watercolor board Tiny thing I whipped up at work… apparently Christmas puts me in the mood for Easter

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Chihuahua sugar skull

Chihuahua Sugar Skull 21″ x 32″ Acrylic on 140 lbs. Arches watercolor paper wrapped frame Been a little slower at work lately so I took this one in to work on it. Got some good imput from my co-workers (thanks … Continue reading

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Tawny Frogmouth Skull

Tawny Frogmouth 22″ x 22″ 140 lbs. Arches watercolor wrapped frame This one’s a bit different.. I used acrylic thinned down to watercolor consistency. The colors are a little brighter, which was fun as I was getting bored of earth … Continue reading

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Hawk Skull again and Seashell

Well, I’ve been staring at the latest skull painting I posted and although I still like the simplicity I decided to darken up those ribbons a bit…. I’ve also got distracted from my skulls by a lovely seashell. Here’s a … Continue reading

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Hawk and Ribbons Watercolor

Ribbon-Tailed Hawk 9″ x 22″ 140 lbs. Arches watercolor paper wrapped frame This image has gone through many versions… originally I thought the angle of the skull made it look like it was accelerating rapidly, so there should be some … Continue reading

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Black Vulture and Ivy watercolor

Black Vulture and Ivy 140 lbs. Arches watercolor paper wrapped frame I think this is a case of abandoning a painting…. I look at it and think there are areas I should still be working on… but I like it … Continue reading

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Moa Skull Watercolor

Moa Skull 12″ x 8″ 140 lbs. Arches watercolor paper wrapped frame A moa was a large flightless bird indigenous to New Zealand that is now extinct. The markings on the skull are a very loose representation of the facial … Continue reading

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Cat Skull Watercolor

Cat o’ Nine Tails 20″ x 11″ 140 lbs. Arches watercolor paper wrapped frame Had a few issues photographing this one. I’ve been setting my paintings up under a florescent light next to a window in the kitchen but blues … Continue reading

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