December 29th, 2016
This is the first portrait I ever painted in gouache — the Bard of Avon, based on the famous Chandos portrait. I chose gouache for this painting because it’s more opaque than the watercolors I typically use. Plus these Holbein brand paints helped me get the dark background I wanted. This particular portrait . . . → Read More: Shakespeare Reimagined
October 17th, 2016
Lucetta: Peruse this paper, madam.
October 16th, 2016
I’m going to create one illustration for every single scene in Shakespeare — an ambitious project to be sure. I’l try to do one drawing a day, but we’ll see. I’m working with Coyote Canyon Press on an illustrated edition of Shakespeare, to be published first in individual volumes and then as a single . . . → Read More: The Two Gentlemen of Verona