The start of the animal invasion – part one

The start of the animal invasion – part one

About a month ago I started painting an animal series, simply because I felt called to do it. Little did I realize that this would be the start of the animal invasion in my studio. I didn’t want the background to be white, so I created colorful backgrounds with 2-3 colors before choosing what animal was going to go on what background. First up was the Giraffe that I painted. And I just love his expression on this sunset looking background. Not sure what he’s thinking but it feels like he’s up to no good but in a fun kind of away. But I didn’t stop there. I had several canvases of the 11×14 size and just began painting away. My inspirations often happen at…

A Pride of Dragons Rises

A Pride of Dragons Rises

Lying in bed one evening, a pride of Dragon’s emerged into my vision, although I couldn’t clearly see them, I knew that my next art project would indeed involve Dragons. After finishing a commission piece that I hope to reveal in a few weeks, I set out to sketch and paint this pride of Dragons, so allow me to introduce you! This is Diane! She’s a bit shy but is quite lovable. She loves to take care of her family and even though she comes across quite timid, she’s a force to be reckoned with when you go after the ones she loves. This is Serk! She’s a tough cookie and doesn’t put up with any kind of nonsense. She’s straight forward and tells you…