Paint Nite Niagara

Come join me, and a whole room full of people, and let's "drink creatively" at a local restaurant or pub near you! If you haven't heard of Paint Nite, or have yet to attend an event, then please check out my upcoming dates at the official Paint Nite website...

Mermaid Guitar Art

I was recently commissioned to paint a mermaid themed painting on an acoustic guitar. Now this is a first for me, and when I was contacted about the project I was immediately intrigued! After my initial meeting to discuss the details of the painting I immediately...

BB King – Lucille and Me

Entitled "Lucille and Me" - BB King 18"x 24" Acrylic on Canvas. I found this photo of BB King and was immediately drawn to it, the glow of the red spotlight, his conviction... I had to paint this! 18" x 24" Original Acrylic on Canvas Year: 2007 Number: 09-07-05...

Bob Marley – Get Up Stand Up

Bob Marley - Get Up Stand Up - 2nd Edition. This is the second edition of this portrait. The first edition was a finger painting, this piece was created with brushwork and is also larger than the first version. Details: 36" x 48" Original Acrylic on Canvas Unframed...

John Lennon – Strawberry Fields

Entitled - "Strawberry Fields" - John Lennon 20" x 16" Acrylic on Canvas. I simply found this to be an interesting image of John... so I painted my version! I also liked the coat that John was wearing, very interesting. 20" x 16" Original Acrylic on Canvas Year: 2012...

Keith Richards – Mick Jagger Puppet

Reproduction piece of Keith Richards holding a Mick Jagger puppet. 18" x 24" Acrylic on Canvas. This is another piece I reproduced by the artist Sebastian Kruger. The style and caricature work is what inspired me to recreate this amazing piece. 18" x 24" Original...

Mick Jagger – Keith Richards Puppet

Reproduction piece of Mick Jagger holding a Keith Richards puppet. 18" x 24" Acrylic on Canvas. I found this caricature of Mick Jagger with a Keith Richards puppet and just had to reproduce this piece! Originally painted by the artist Sebastian Kruger. 18" x 24"...

John Lennon – Let It Be

Entitled - "Let It Be" - John Lennon 18" x 24" Acrylic on Canvas. I came across this photo of John while reading the book Let It Be. There was a sense of John looking at you and waiting for you to join in and play along, this inspired me to put brush to canvas and...

Jim Morrison – Light My ….

Entitled - "Light My ....". Jim Morrison original acrylic on canvas 30" x 24". Can you hear the lyric in your head? Inspired from a photograph I found of Jim that I had never seen before. 30"x 24" Original Acrylic on Canvas Year: 2008 Number: 11-08-18 Unframed [button...

Jimmy Page – Celebration Day

Entitled "Celebration Day". Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin Original 18" x 24" acrylic on canvas. A classic Page post as he plays his Gibson Les Paul guitar in the way that only Page can play those classic Zeppelin riffs! This piece made it's way to Florida where its proud...

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Paint Nite Niagara

Come join me, and a whole room full of people, and let's "drink creatively" at a local restaurant or pub near you! If you haven't heard of Paint Nite, or have yet to attend an event, then please check out my upcoming dates at the official Paint Nite website...

Mermaid Guitar Art

I was recently commissioned to paint a mermaid themed painting on an acoustic guitar. Now this is a first for me, and when I was contacted about the project I was immediately intrigued! After my initial meeting to discuss the details of the painting I immediately...

Java Dreams Mural and Marquee

A step by step on how I created the Java Dreams mural. I enjoy the whole idea of painting walls - all around me! I had so many ideas when I entered Matt & Evelyn's home theatre room. The whole process was so much fun to pull together, and they had some great ideas...

Charlie Chaplin – Smile

Entitled "Smile" - Charlie Chaplin 16"x 24" Acrylic on Canvas   Charlie Chaplin was one of the brightest stars of the Silent Era of Films.  A man that had a lot more to say than was allowed to him later on.  This painting is a finger painting of black and white...

Harry Potter Inspired Room – Part Two

This is part second (2nd) part post of the mural made in the Harry Potter Inspired Room that I created for a young girl. In creating such a room I had to come to the board with an imagination that could aim to make everything as supernatural as possible. I will have a...

The Plight of Time

So excited to share with you, my recent creative writing!   Actually, I've been holding on to this since I was 14 years old, and have now finally completed writing it. I had an idea for this story and wanted to make sure I got it right, I hope I did.  It took a...

Harry Potter Themed Room – Part One

This is part one of a two part post of the mural made in the Harry Potter Style room that I created for a young girl. It would have been something I would have loved to reproduce in my own room as a kid. This place would act as a hideaway for the imagination based on...

Skateboard Park Theme Room – Part Two

The Mural Continues to Grow! This is part two of a two part post of the theme room designed for a 10 year old boy now into skateboarding. The great thing about painting is being able to fool the eye into seeing something that isn't real and making it look real. I had...

Skateboard Park Theme Room – Part One

Skateboard Park Theme Room is divided into two parts. This is part one of a two part post of the theme room designed for a 10 year old boy now into skateboarding. This time the bedroom is more of a regular bedroom with shuttered blinds in the lower part of the house....

Boy’s Theme Room – Part Two

Once I completed the pieces in my studio, it was time to install them in the theme room. I started by painting in the background murals for each character. This step took me a couple of days to complete and was done in acrylics only. The characters at this point have...