Art

Gallery

You will find below a gallery of my original paintings.

Old world looks, textured painting, faux finishes, decoupage, and multi media.

 I am fascinated with combining materials and techniques to create physical & visual texture.

Click on each picture for a closer look, the title and more information.

Available paintings can be purchased through this website.

 Thank you for visiting!!

Burlap and Lace
Burlap and Lace

Original Mixed Media Art on wood - Incredible combinations of textures and patina. Metallic bronze aged with a rainbow of translucent colors. Highlighted with vintage gold. This artwork is one of a kind. The original 16x16 work is available via the link below.

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Burlap and Lace
Burlap and Lace

Original Mixed Media Art on wood - Incredible combinations of textures and patina. Metallic bronze aged with a rainbow of translucent colors. Highlighted with vintage gold. This artwork is one of a kind. The original 16x16 work is available via the link below.

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Burlap and Lace
Burlap and Lace

Original Mixed Media Art on wood - Incredible combinations of textures and patina. Metallic bronze aged with a rainbow of translucent colors. Highlighted with vintage gold. This artwork is one of a kind. The original 16x16 work is available via the link below.

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Renaissance
Renaissance

Fascinated with Fresco..... Can you imagine living in the times of Michelangelo and DaVinci? This textured painting is based on the "Hand of God" or "Creating Adam" painted by Michelangelo on the Sistine Chapel roof and was created to give the effect of a section of Renaissance Fresco on a crumbling plaster wall. The 2x3 foot original is available (see link below). For prints, please just click the Prints tab above.

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Renaissance (hand detail)
Renaissance (hand detail)

This is a detail of the hands of the original painting "Renaissance" The textured painting is based on the "Hand of God" or "Creating Adam" painted by Michelangelo on the Sistine Chapel roof and was created to give the effect of a section of Renaissance Fresco on a crumbling plaster wall. The 2x3 foot original is available (see link below). For prints of both the original and the hand detail, please just click the tab "Framed Prints and Gifts" above.

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Renaissance (close up of hand detail)
Renaissance (close up of hand detail)

This is a detail of one of the hands of the original painting "Renaissance" The textured painting is based on the "Hand of God" or "Creating Adam" painted by Michelangelo on the Sistine Chapel roof and was created to give the effect of a section of Renaissance Fresco on a crumbling plaster wall. The 2x3 foot original is available (see link below). For prints of both the original and prints of a closer view of the hands, please just click the tab "Framed Prints and Gifts" above.

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Mississippi Sunset
Mississippi Sunset

Created with driftwood collected from the banks of the Mississippi River. Stunning colors, textures, pigments and metallic accents. Original Art on 24x32 wood.

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Mississippi Sunset
Mississippi Sunset

Created with driftwood collected from the banks of the Mississippi River. Stunning colors, textures, pigments and metallic accents. Original Art on 24x32 wood.

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Mississippi Sunset
Mississippi Sunset

Created with driftwood collected from the banks of the Mississippi River. Stunning colors, textures, pigments and metallic accents. Original Art on 24x32 wood.

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Mandalas
Mandalas

Mandalas created with Gold and Copper pigments floating on a background of blended teal, blue and green. The detail is exquisite. Painted on a 16x20 canvas. The original is available via the link below. Prints and decor items are also available.

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Mandalas
Mandalas

Mandalas created with Gold and Copper pigments floating on a background of blended teal, blue and green. The detail is exquisite. Painted on a 16x20 canvas. The original is available via the link below. Prints and decor items are also available.

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Mandalas
Mandalas

Mandalas created with Gold and Copper pigments floating on a background of blended teal, blue and green. The detail is exquisite. Painted on a 16x20 canvas. The original is available via the link below. Prints and decor items are also available.

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Bas Relief - Water Lilly
Bas Relief - Water Lilly

Bas Relief - Water Lillie was created as a low relief textured painting with plaster on a 16x20 stretched canvas. The finish is a matte white - to complement any decor. The original is available via the link below. Prints and decor items are also available on this website.

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Bas Relief - Water Lilly
Bas Relief - Water Lilly

Bas Relief - Water Lillie was created as a low relief textured painting with plaster on a 16x20 stretched canvas. The finish is a matte white - to complement any decor. The original is available via the link below. Prints and decor items are also available on this website.

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Bas Relief - Water Lilly
Bas Relief - Water Lilly

Bas Relief - Water Lillie was created as a low relief textured painting with plaster on a 16x20 stretched canvas. The finish is a matte white - to complement any decor. The original is available via the link below. Prints and decor items are also available on this website.

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Tintagel - Legend of King Arthur
Tintagel - Legend of King Arthur

Was he real or just a myth? We will probably never know in our lifetime but in the words of Jean Jacques Rousseau - The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.The painting is 3 x 2 ft - created with organic materials, metal content paint, pigments and patina and incorporates a magnificent 3D sword and trims. The original is sold but prints are available.

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Tintagel - Legend of King Arthur
Tintagel - Legend of King Arthur

Was he real or just a myth? We will probably never know in our lifetime but in the words of Jean Jacques Rousseau - The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.The original painting is 3 x 2 ft - created with organic materials, metal content paint, pigments and patina and incorporates a magnificent 3D sword and trims. Prints are available at the link below.

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Tintagel - Legend of King Arthur
Tintagel - Legend of King Arthur

Was he real or just a myth? We will probably never know in our lifetime but in the words of Jean Jacques Rousseau - The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.The painting is 3 x 2 ft - created with organic materials, metal content paint, pigments and patina and incorporates a magnificent 3D sword and trims. The original is sold but prints are available. If you are looking for a similar original, please just send me a message.

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Magic
Magic

This ORIGINAL painting was inspired by the poster used by Erik Jan Hanussen circa 1919. It depicts the hand of Hanussen....a German "clairvoyant" and bonafide celebrity of the pre-Hitler era....seemingly sprinkling golden stardust into the night sky. Prints are available on this website - but the original of this painting is for sale through Hocus Pocus Magic (yes - that's a real place!)

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Landing on Mars
Landing on Mars

Landing on Mars I started painting this piece in January, 2021 but it just didn't seem finished somehow. Then on Feb 25th, 2021 - the Mars Rover sent home a picture that made my jaw drop. It was my painting - all I needed to add was some mountains. So - here is my "Landing on Mars" This original painting (20x24 inches) is on Stretched Canvas. Textured landforms under a metallic galaxy of a million stars..... Title: Landing on Mars Year: 2021 Size: 20x24 (without frame) Medium: Chalkpaint

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Landing on Mars
Landing on Mars

I started painting this piece in January, 2021 but it just didn't seem finished somehow. Then on Feb 25th, 2021 - the Mars Rover sent home a picture that made my jaw drop. It was my painting - all I needed to add was some mountains. So - here is my "Landing on Mars" This original painting (20x24 inches) is on Stretched Canvas. Textured landforms under a metallic galaxy of a million stars..... Title: Landing on Mars Year: 2021 Size: 20x24 (without frame) Medium: Chalkpaint

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Landing on Mars
Landing on Mars

Landing on Mars I started painting this piece in January, 2021 but it just didn't seem finished somehow. Then on Feb 25th, 2021 - the Mars Rover sent home a picture that made my jaw drop. It was my painting - all I needed to add was some mountains. So - here is my "Landing on Mars" This original painting (20x24 inches) is on Stretched Canvas. Textured landforms under a metallic galaxy of a million stars..... Title: Landing on Mars Year: 2021 Size: 20x24 (without frame) Medium: Chalkpaint

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Harry Blackstone Sr - From the 1934 poster by Erie Litho
Harry Blackstone Sr - From the 1934 poster by Erie Litho

The listing from Hocus Pocus magic for the original : A stunning, one-of-a-kind rendition of the classic profile pose of one of magic's greatest illusionists....Harry Blackstone Sr. This is NOT a reproduction or photographic copy....it is a beautifully painted ORIGINAL work of art, perfect for the discriminating collector of conjuring memorabilia and ephemera. This handsome keepsake measures approximately 24" square and has been created on ¼ inch thick plywood. $250

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Harry Blackstone Sr - Legendary Illusionist and Magician
Harry Blackstone Sr - Legendary Illusionist and Magician

The listing from Hocus Pocus magic for the original : A stunning, one-of-a-kind rendition of the classic profile pose of one of magic's greatest illusionists....Harry Blackstone Sr. This is NOT a reproduction or photographic copy....it is a beautifully painted ORIGINAL work of art, perfect for the discriminating collector of conjuring memorabilia and ephemera. This handsome keepsake measures approximately 24" square and has been created on ¼ inch thick plywood. $250

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Harry Blackstone Sr - My work progression
Harry Blackstone Sr - My work progression

The listing at hocus-pocus.com : A stunning, one-of-a-kind rendition of the classic profile pose of one of magic's greatest illusionists....Harry Blackstone Sr. This is NOT a reproduction or photographic copy....it is a beautifully painted ORIGINAL work of art, perfect for the discriminating collector of conjuring memorabilia and ephemera. This handsome keepsake measures approximately 24" square and has been created on ¼ inch thick plywood. $250

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Patina & Texture Wall Sculpture
Patina & Texture Wall Sculpture

Original Art - Incredible combinations of textures and patina. Metallic bronze aged with blue and green patina. Highlighted with vintage gold. This artwork is one of a kind. The original is 16x23.5 inches - ready to be framed by it's new owner. The original will be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.

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Patina & Texture Wall Sculpture (detail)
Patina & Texture Wall Sculpture (detail)

Original Art - Incredible combinations of textures and patina. Metallic bronze aged with blue and green patina. Highlighted with vintage gold. This artwork is one of a kind. The original is 16x23.5 inches - ready to be framed by it's new owner. The original will be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.

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Patina & Texture Wall Sculpture (detail)
Patina & Texture Wall Sculpture (detail)

Original Art - Incredible combinations of textures and patina. Metallic bronze aged with blue and green patina. Highlighted with vintage gold. This artwork is one of a kind. The original is 16x23.5 inches - ready to be framed by it's new owner. The original will be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.

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"Green Geode"
"Green Geode"

"Green Geode An original textured painting on 14x18 stretched canvas. Painted with blended water based paints over plaster and organic materials sealed with wax and 14k gold leaf. Original Fine Art The painting is signed and dated on the back and will be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. This painting is currently on display and available for sale at The Goodweather Art Gallery in Edwardsville, IL 301 N Main Street, Edwardsville, IL

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"Green Geode"
"Green Geode"

"Green Geode An original textured painting on 14x18 stretched canvas. Painted with blended water based paints over plaster and organic materials sealed with wax and 14k gold leaf. Original Fine Art The painting is signed and dated on the back and will be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. This painting is currently on display and available for sale at The Goodweather Art Gallery in Edwardsville, IL 301 N Main Street, Edwardsville, IL

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