I’v been working this last month on abstract pieces. Mostly oil and wax. This is a cold wax medium which is mixed into the oil paint. It leaves the surface matt which is a very nice surface. Hope you enjoy the pieces.The ones I have included in this post are all on paper.
First Breath 10×8
Fall Woods 12×9
Early Morning Dream 10×8
Rivers and Lakes Gouache on Paper 12×9
I have been studying Richard Diebenkorn in New Mexico. I believe if you study other artist it can only help you in your search for expression.
Self portrait of Max. Dry point which Dr. Bell shared with the Santa Fe Etching Group this last Friday
Working on abstract work lately. You will enjoy watching my journey into a new a new voice of expression.
Portal Oil and Cold Wax on Panel 20×16
Storm Oil and Wax on Panel 24×24
Cloud#2 9×14 Encaustic/Oil On Panel
Cloud 18×18 Encaustic/Oil On Panel
People Of Gray Sands 24×24 Encaustic/Oil On Panel
Sisters 30×12 Encaustic/Oil On Panel
Back at it, I just love doing this kind of work.
encaustic and oil with gold leaf
Encaustic and Oil on panel
this was done by Mandy Hayes about 10 years ago. I have added it to my Facebook page
This piece speaks to what will happen to our children if climate change deniers do not except science as fact.
We Are Taking Them With Us
18×18 Encaustic and Oil
This piece was done when I lived in Carpinteria, California.
It’s been in storage for several years, now it hangs in the studio.
Hot waxand resin are combined and melted to create the texture, carving into the wax once it is cool and creating a drawing.
It could beconsidered a drawing or a painting.
THE BALL COLLECTOR