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Yellow with … Oil on board – self portrait in yellow – #miamiartist #miami #ne…

Yellow with … Oil on board – self portrait in yellow – #miamiartist #miami #ne…

Yellow with … Oil on board – self portrait in yellow – #miamiartist #miami #newyork #fineart #alaprima #paintingfromlife #oilpainting #portraiture #gallery #finearts #realism #surrealism #gallery Source
Dreaming – oil on linen – vandyke brown and white – #fineartist #portraiture #po…

Dreaming – oil on linen – vandyke brown and white – #fineartist #portraiture #po…

Dreaming – oil on linen – vandyke brown and white – #fineartist #portraiture #portraitpainting #miamiartist #miami #newyork #realism #surrealism #gallery #creative #finearts Source
Lightly Captured figure from the mind – oil on linen- #oilpainting #expresionism…

Lightly Captured figure from the mind – oil on linen- #oilpainting #expresionism…

Lightly Captured figure from the mind – oil on linen- #oilpainting #expresionism #figurepainting #umber #study #imagination #alaprima Source
Oil on board – portrait from life- study – Art Students League – under Ginsburg …

Oil on board – portrait from life- study – Art Students League – under Ginsburg …

Oil on board – portrait from life- study – Art Students League – under Ginsburg #miamiartist #portraiture #alaprima #oilonboard #oilpainting #miamiartist #fineart #miami #newyork #galllery #fineartist Source
Oil on board – #Paintingfromlife – model – Art Students League Study – under Gin…

Oil on board – #Paintingfromlife – model – Art Students League Study – under Gin…

Oil on board – #Paintingfromlife – model – Art Students League Study – under Ginsburg- #oilpainting #portraiture #oilonboard #miamiartist #fineartist #art #fineart #newyork #gallery #allaprima Source
Painting Pictures of imaginary people – Oil on Canvas – #oilpainting #miami #new…

Painting Pictures of imaginary people – Oil on Canvas – #oilpainting #miami #new…

Painting Pictures of imaginary people – Oil on Canvas – #oilpainting #miami #newyork #artistatwork #miamiartist #imagination #surrealism #creativeprocess #fineart #fineartist #paintingstudio Source

Studying the portrait – the monk – with Cesar Santos – Amazing teacher and artis…

Studying the portrait – the monk – with Cesar Santos – Amazing teacher and artist – at the Flemish Classical Atelier – Bruges – #portraiture #oilpainting #portraitpainting #oilonlinen #oil #fineart #miamiartist #miami #newyork #gallery #artist Source

The Artist Studio – “don’t stop till you get enough” – #painting #paintingstudio…

The Artist Studio – “don’t stop till you get enough” – #painting #paintingstudio #oilpainting #miamiartist #miami #artist Source

Oil on linen – Studying the portrait from life – Belgium – Flemish Classical Ate…

Oil on linen – Studying the portrait from life – Belgium – Flemish Classical Atelier – under the great Santos – #fineart #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #artist #artlife #art #miami #newyork #oilpainting #portraiture #paintingfromlife Source

Figure painting from life – alla Prima , oil on board – Under Ginsburg. #fineart…

Figure painting from life – alla Prima , oil on board – Under Ginsburg. #fineart #artmiami #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #artist #artlife #art #miami #newyork #portrait #portraiture #allaprima #lifedrawing #portrait #expresionism #portraitpainting #acrylicpainting #figurestudy #figure #nude #pastel #sanguin Source

Learning from the great Max Ginsburg – #artmaster #newyork #realism #compositio…

Learning from the great Max Ginsburg – https://m.facebook.com/ginsburgstudio/ #artmaster #newyork #realism #composition #oilpainting #oiloncanvas #portraiture Source

Colorfully Contemplating Shifts in Life – Oil on Canvas – #fineart #artmiami #su…

Colorfully Contemplating Shifts in Life – Oil on Canvas – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #art #artist #miami #newyork Source

Artist at work – Roger Ellis Gresham – painting from life – fineart #artmiami #s…

Artist at work – Roger Ellis Gresham – painting from life – fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #art #artist #miami #newyork #behindthecanvas #paintingfromlife #artistatwork Source

Awkward self portrait – oil on Linen – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #su…

Awkward self portrait – oil on Linen – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #art #artist #miami #newyork #portrait #expresionism #portraitpainting Source

Forward & Back – Acrylic on paper – 2017 – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree…

Forward & Back – Acrylic on paper – 2017 – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #rogerellisgresham Source

Inquisition – Oil on Canvas – #oilpainting #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree…

Inquisition – Oil on Canvas – #oilpainting #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

We Want Out – Acrylic on Paper – 2017 #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious…

We Want Out – Acrylic on Paper – 2017 #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

Blue & Orange – Memory of a figure in Shadow – Acrylic on Paper – 2017 #artmiami…

Blue & Orange – Memory of a figure in Shadow – Acrylic on Paper – 2017 #artmiami #fineart #fineartist #sexyartist #whome #ohstopit #surreal #painting #imagination #miamiartist #expresionism Source

30 paintings in a week really cracks open the imagination! #artmiami #surreal #m…

30 paintings in a week 😳really cracks open the imagination! #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

Knock, knock – Acrylic on paper 2017 – #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconsciou…

Knock, knock – Acrylic on paper 2017 – #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal Source

Chunky little devildetail- acrylic on paper #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subcon…

Chunky little devil😳😜detail- acrylic on paper #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

Character Traits – acrylic on paper. #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious…

Character Traits – acrylic on paper. #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

Drawing heads practice. Acrylic on paper – all the different me – #artmiami #su…

Drawing heads practice. Acrylic on paper – all the different me – #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #art #miami #newyork Source

Tuesday watercolor detail , fun with fantasy…

Tuesday watercolor detail , fun with fantasy Source

Horse Head – watercolor and ink. #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #min…

Horse Head – watercolor and ink. #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

New material fun – Apoxie-Sculpt over tape, amazing stuff!!!…

New material fun – Apoxie-Sculpt over tape, amazing stuff!!! Source

It takes an eternity for a moment to reach us, and then we dare to judge it, or …

It takes an eternity for a moment to reach us, and then we dare to judge it, or let it slip by unnoticed. Appreciate the provenance, be thankful you were in it’s path, learn from the experience, whether good or … Read More

Steadman does Walter White #scope2016…

Steadman does Walter White #scope2016 Source

Awesome – Ralph Steadman – collection – Scope 2016 #scope2016…

Awesome – Ralph Steadman – collection – Scope 2016 #scope2016 Source

Me and Chuck – Art Miami – 2016…

Me and Chuck – Art Miami – 2016 Source

My best installation pick for Art Basel 2016, this is a very cool piece #artbase…

My best installation pick for Art Basel 2016, this is a very cool piece #artbasel2016 #miami Source

There are always many Picasso’s at Art Basel Miami, for obvious reasons, but thi…

There are always many Picasso’s at Art Basel Miami, for obvious reasons, but this one reminded me of his amazing ability to model dimensions with light and shadow, regardless of the form #artbasel2016 #miami Source

The Power of red – Kees van Dongen, simple and perfect #artbasel2016 #miami…

The Power of red – Kees van Dongen, simple and perfect #artbasel2016 #miami Source

My favorite fun piece of the night, I could not get to close as they were pourin…

My favorite fun piece of the night, I could not get to close as they were pouring fresh spaghetti onto everything.😳, those crazy artist. #artbasel2016 #miami Source

I love seeing the little unknown (to me) Dali works that pop up at Basel every y…

I love seeing the little unknown (to me) Dali works that pop up at Basel every year.this one was perfectly framed and conversely made me think of Mark Ryden. Source

One of my favorites from yesterday, the face, the colors, perfect. #ArtBasel2016…

One of my favorites from yesterday, the face, the colors, perfect. #ArtBasel2016 Source

Lots of words at Basel this year…

Lots of words at Basel this year Source

Eh! – oil on linen…

Eh! – oil on linen Source

Self portrait with broken horns – plastiline. #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subc…

Self portrait with broken horns – plastiline. #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #sculpture #clay Source

Painting in Bruges – oil on board…

Painting in Bruges – oil on board Source

Tower of Babel – ink on board…

Tower of Babel – ink on board Source

Colorful Shadows – Pastel on paper…

Colorful Shadows – Pastel on paper Source

20 years ago – ink on board -…

20 years ago – ink on board – Source

27 years ago – pencil on paper – my thoughts still wonder the same #olddrawings …

27 years ago – pencil on paper – my thoughts still wonder the same #olddrawings #thoughts #metaphysics #subconciousmind Source

Square Head – Pastel on paper…

Square Head – Pastel on paper Source

Suspicions- Pastel on paper…

Suspicions- Pastel on paper Source

“Crowd Surfing” – Pastel on Paper…

“Crowd Surfing” – Pastel on Paper Source

Thinking (detail) – Ink on Smooth Bristol Board…

Thinking (detail) – Ink on Smooth Bristol Board Source

“Block in” (literally) – Oil on paper (arches oil pad) – beautiful alley in Old …

“Block in” (literally) – Oil on paper (arches oil pad) – beautiful alley in Old Jaffa, Israel Source

Figure Study – pastel on news print – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #sub…

Figure Study – pastel on news print – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #art #artist #miami #newyork #figurestudy #figure #nude #pastel #sanguin Source

Charcoal and pastel – Quick study poses – lady and fruit…

Charcoal and pastel – Quick study poses – lady and fruit Source

Beautiful scenes in nature 1 – ink with pastel highlights…

Beautiful scenes in nature 1 – ink with pastel highlights Source

Dominion – ink on paper…

Dominion – ink on paper Source

Fruit – pastel on paper…

Fruit – pastel on paper Source

Chicken Dance – Charcoal & Conte on Drawing Paper – Figure Study – pastel on new…

Chicken Dance – Charcoal & Conte on Drawing Paper – Figure Study – pastel on news print – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #art #artist #miami #newyork #figurestudy #figure … Read More

Figure Drawing – Quick Gestures – Charcoal & Conte Crayon – Figure Study – paste…

Figure Drawing – Quick Gestures – Charcoal & Conte Crayon – Figure Study – pastel on news print – #fineart #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife #art #artist #miami #newyork #figurestudy … Read More

Fearful Thoughts – Pastel & Ink -paper…

Fearful Thoughts – Pastel & Ink -paper Source

Female Dog – Pastel & Ink – paper – #elliswork2016…

Female Dog – Pastel & Ink – paper – #elliswork2016 Source

Birds Nest – watercolor, pastel, ink – on paper- #elliswork2016…

Birds Nest – watercolor, pastel, ink – on paper- #elliswork2016 Source

3 Little Birds – Watercolor, Pastel, Ink – Cold press rag paper – 6″ x 9″…

3 Little Birds – Watercolor, Pastel, Ink – Cold press rag paper – 6″ x 9″ Source

The Red Monk – Oil on Linen – Detail – #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconsciou…

The Red Monk – Oil on Linen – Detail – #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

Watercolor portrait | Ella and Fan | detail demo – #artmiami #surreal #mindfree …

Watercolor portrait | Ella and Fan | detail demo – #artmiami #surreal #mindfree #subconscious #mindseye #entermythoughts #miamiartist #artistlife #fineartist #painting #creative #imagination #surreal #artist #artlife Source

I’m a little devil – oil on linen – #miamiartist #miami #newyork #fineart #oilon…

I’m a little devil – oil on linen – #miamiartist #miami #newyork #fineart #oiloncanvas #portratirure #portraitinoil #realism #surrealism #expressionism #gallery #creativeimagery Source

An Angel to Balance the Demons – Water color and gauche on paper – #angels #wate…

An Angel to Balance the Demons – Water color and gauche on paper – #angels #watercolor #illustration #surreal #fantasy #art #painting #miamiartist #artist #miami Source

Red Hair, White Skin – oil on board – painting from life – Art students League -…

Red Hair, White Skin – oil on board – painting from life – Art students League – #oilpainting #portraiture #alaprima #paintingfromlife #portraitpainting #realism #miamiartist #fineartist #artist #newyork #miami #artmiami #artstudio #artretreat #arttalk Source

The dichotomy of politicians – Clay – #surreal #angels #demons #sculpture #figur…

The dichotomy of politicians – Clay – #surreal #angels #demons #sculpture #figurative #miamiartist #artmiami #artist #fineart #newyork #sculptor #dreamer Source

Am I a Wiseman – oil on linen – #selfportrait #portraitpainting #portraiture #al…

Am I a Wiseman – oil on linen – #selfportrait #portraitpainting #portraiture #alaprima #realism #surrealism #miamiartist #artist #artmiami #newyork #oilpainting #oiloncanvas #mindfree Source

Unfocused and Confused – oil on canvas – #expresionism #surrealism #oiloncamvas …

Unfocused and Confused – oil on canvas – #expresionism #surrealism #oiloncamvas #oilpainting #newyork #artmiami #miamiartist #artist #movement #mindfree #creativeprocess Source

King of Kings – Me – oil on linen – #portraiture #selfportrait #realism #express…

King of Kings – Me – oil on linen – #portraiture #selfportrait #realism #expressionism #surrealism #miamiartist #fineartist #newyork #miami #collection #gallery #dali #magritte #intellectual Source

Thoughts of ascension through the colors of life – Acrylic on paper #surrealism …

Thoughts of ascension through the colors of life – Acrylic on paper #surrealism #surreal #expresionism #thought #deeplearning #consciousness #dreams #miami #newyork #miamiartist #gallery #mindfree #painting #fineart #art Source

The Work of Art – preview of a conversation – video – #artlecture #artlessons #b…

The Work of Art – preview of a conversation – video – #artlecture #artlessons #beinganartist #creatingart #artistmiami #nycart #nyc #phylosophy #creativevisualization Source

On the way home – oil on linen – 12″x16″ – detail #portrait #oilpainting #miamia…

On the way home – oil on linen – 12″x16″ – detail #portrait #oilpainting #miamiartist #miami #art #fineart #gallery Source

The Work of Art – clip 2 – #arttalk #creativeprocess #miamiartist #miami #artist…

The Work of Art – clip 2 – #arttalk #creativeprocess #miamiartist #miami #artist #conversation #phylosophy Source

Copy of a Master – oil on linen – For me the challenge was all the dark on dark …

Copy of a Master – oil on linen – For me the challenge was all the dark on dark variations of shape and form that constructs the majority of the image – 24″x30″ – Painting from masterworks with a modern … Read More

Warm and cold – acrylic on paper – self portrait of the day – need to shave – #s…

Warm and cold – acrylic on paper – self portrait of the day – need to shave – #selfportrait #paintingart #miamiartist #artist #miami #newyork Source

2 birds – oil on board 24″x30″ – #oilpainting #birds #art #miamiartist #miami #p…

2 birds – oil on board 24″x30″ – #oilpainting #birds #art #miamiartist #miami #painting #attist Source

Portrait of a Lady – oil on linen – a study in achieving that classic portrait l…

Portrait of a Lady – oil on linen – a study in achieving that classic portrait look. #miamiartist #oilpainting #art #portraiture #miami #newyork #realism #masters #classical Source

Art Basics – Demo of figure – the right shape in the right place #figurepainting…

Art Basics – Demo of figure – the right shape in the right place #figurepainting #miamiartist #artlessons #oilpainting #miami #art Source

Excited over silly string – ink and soft pastel in sketch book – #portraiture #s…

Excited over silly string – ink and soft pastel in sketch book – #portraiture #sketchbook #miamiartist #miami #art #penandink Source

Self portrait with acrylics on yupro – interesting paper #selfportrait #portrait…

Self portrait with acrylics on yupro – interesting paper #selfportrait #portrait #miamiartist #artist #miami #newyork #fineart Source

Morning sketch of my daughter (her face while watching YouTube – anyway to keep …

Morning sketch of my daughter (her face while watching YouTube – anyway to keep a 6 year old still) acrylic on arches oil paper #portraiture #realism #painting #miamiartist #artist #newyork #miami Source

Filming in the studio using #manfrotto magic arm and Nikon D7000 #artstudio and …

Filming in the studio using #manfrotto magic arm and Nikon D7000 #artstudio and technology- getting the right angle #miamiartist #nikond7000 Source

Art and Tech – using the manfrotto magic arm in the studio – as pallet holder – …

Art and Tech – using the manfrotto magic arm in the studio – as pallet holder – @thegrowingdude #artstudio #pallet #arttechnology #miamiartist #miami Source

Thoughts of Growth in the dance of life – oil on linen – 12″x16″ #surrealism #mi…

Thoughts of Growth in the dance of life – oil on linen – 12″x16″ #surrealism #miamiartist #art #artist #miami #sureal #subconcious #imagery Source

Thoughts of good and evil – the creation process – #timelapse #paintingdemo #sur…

Thoughts of good and evil – the creation process – #timelapse #paintingdemo #surrealism #art #artlessons #acrylicpainting #artvideo #miamiartist #artist #creativeprocess Source

The Many faces of me – a set of self portrait sketches created while sitting in…

The Many faces of me – a set of self portrait sketches created while sitting in front of a small Medicine door mirror – oil on canvas Source

Rocket Boy – the future as past series – sketches in oil – oil On linen – 12″x16…

Rocket Boy – the future as past series – sketches in oil – oil On linen – 12″x16″ Source

My girl in rainbow polka dots – oil on linen – umber sketch and finish #portrait…

My girl in rainbow polka dots – oil on linen – umber sketch and finish #portraiture #oilpainting #paintingart #art #miamiartist #artist #miami #newyork #figuarative Source

A city by starlight the future in a child’s mind – ink and umber on illustration…

A city by starlight the future in a child’s mind – ink and umber on illustration board #surrealism #fineart #illustration #creativeprocess #imagination #dreams #psychology #miamiartist #artist #miami #newyork Source

Thoughts of who I am – quick brush study – seeking less detail to achieve the st…

Thoughts of who I am – quick brush study – seeking less detail to achieve the story oil on Masonite #oilpainting #surrealism #artcollector #paintingart #artphilosophy #expresionism #contemporaryart Source

WIP – using geometry to define the edges of imaginary visions from my mind – Dre…

WIP – using geometry to define the edges of imaginary visions from my mind – Dreams of flowers and angels – Give Me Peace – oil on canvas 24″x36″ #surrealism #contemporaryart #artcollector #paintingart #miamiartist #artist #art #miami #newyork #modernart #absractart … Read More

Becoming the old wise man – human tissue over blood and bone – a collaboration w…

Becoming the old wise man – human tissue over blood and bone – a collaboration with time and nature. #iamart #livingart #modernart #oldart #selfie Source

WIP – oil on canvas – searching from the inside out – 20″x24″ – as an artist I’m…

WIP – oil on canvas – searching from the inside out – 20″x24″ – as an artist I’m always searching inside for what I want to create outside. As a man I also search for that meaning, the different roles … Read More

WIP – looking at clouds dreaming of cotton candy – epoxy resin and clay for cast…

WIP – looking at clouds dreaming of cotton candy – epoxy resin and clay for casting #sculpture #portraiture #miamiartist #figurativeart #loveart #miamiartist #contemporaryart #art #artcollector #artcollectors #miami #newyorkartist #nycartist Source

WIP – Learning to play – oil on canvas – a portrait of my daughter at the piano …

WIP – Learning to play – oil on canvas – a portrait of my daughter at the piano – using my #ipad for reference. 36″x48″ this piece has a lot of dimension to accomplish, to open up the space around … Read More

In between Universes – ink and watercolor – exploring the details of paisley lik…

In between Universes – ink and watercolor – exploring the details of paisley like patterns revealing portals to other worlds on top of an old ink drawing of two figures – using geometry to refine and define #geometry #penandink #watercolor … Read More

WIP – The Rule of Angels – 2 paintings oil on canvas 24″x30″ and a sculpture in …

WIP – The Rule of Angels – 2 paintings oil on canvas 24″x30″ and a sculpture in 3/4 plywood – bringing my sculpting and painting together. #surrealism #contemporaryart #miamiartist #angelsanddemons #newyorkartist #artcollectors #expresionism #artcollector #artgallery #fineart #art #tryptpic #sculpture #philosophy … Read More

An imaginary study of movement – pen an ink in sketchbook – using geometry to de…

An imaginary study of movement – pen an ink in sketchbook – using geometry to define the possible movements of a dancers upper body – #dynamicsymmetry #geometry #movement #contemporaryart #expressionism #fineart #penandink #artbeautifulx #artcollectors #miamiartist #newyorkartist #artist #art #miami Source
WIP – realistic realism over glorified form of vanity and narcism – clay – #scul…

WIP – realistic realism over glorified form of vanity and narcism – clay – #scul…

WIP – realistic realism over glorified form of vanity and narcism – clay – #sculpture #sculptor #miamiartist #newyorkartist #miami #artist #contemporaryart #artcollector #fineart #artcollectors #figurativeart Source
A Dance Through Memories, Dreams, and Fantasies – oil on canvas – 48″x60″ (verti…

A Dance Through Memories, Dreams, and Fantasies – oil on canvas – 48″x60″ (verti…

A Dance Through Memories, Dreams, and Fantasies – oil on canvas – 48″x60″ (vertical) – #surrealism #surrealart #expressionism #fineart #psychological #philosophy #art #artcollector #wynwood #miamiartist #artgallery #artcollectors #newyorkartist #newyork #artist #artbeautifulx Source
Detail of he Cellist – oil on linen – I love the textures created by a knife – i…

Detail of he Cellist – oil on linen – I love the textures created by a knife – i…

Detail of he Cellist – oil on linen – I love the textures created by a knife – it makes the subject seem more solid or dimensional like stucco on a house. #cello #oilpainting #paintingmusic #oiloncanvas #expressionism #contemporaryart #artcollector #artcollectors … Read More
The Cellist – oil on linen – knife and brush – thick – from a dinner party I att…

The Cellist – oil on linen – knife and brush – thick – from a dinner party I att…

The Cellist – oil on linen – knife and brush – thick – from a dinner party I attended – #oilpainting #oiloncanvas #expressionism #contemporaryart #fineart #artcollector #artbeautifulx #newyorkartist #miamiartist #artis #art #paintingmusic #cellist #cello Source
Broken Horns – clay – larger than life – #sculptor #sculpture #figurative #roger…

Broken Horns – clay – larger than life – #sculptor #sculpture #figurative #roger…

Broken Horns – clay – larger than life – #sculptor #sculpture #figurative #rogerellisgresham #miamiartist #miami #artist #artcollector #fantasy #contemporaryart #lowbrowart #horns #portraitinclay #sculpting #newyorkart Source
Self Portrait with knife – oil on linen – 11″x14″ #portrait #expresionism #conte…

Self Portrait with knife – oil on linen – 11″x14″ #portrait #expresionism #conte…

Self Portrait with knife – oil on linen – 11″x14″ #portrait #expresionism #contemporaryart #miamiartist #artist #art #artcollector #artgallery #wynwood #miami #newyork #psychology #surrealism #theface Source
Drreams in Green – Acrylic on paper – 11″x14″ – thinking of that place in the su…

Drreams in Green – Acrylic on paper – 11″x14″ – thinking of that place in the su…

Drreams in Green – Acrylic on paper – 11″x14″ – thinking of that place in the sublime. #illustration #portraiture #expressionism #contemporaryart #artcollector #artcollectors #miamiartist #fineart #art #newyork #surrealism #psychology #philosophy #dreams #theface #fantasy #fantasysrt Source
Adding Green – Angelic Minds – Acrylic on paper 11″ x14″ – playing with the back…

Adding Green – Angelic Minds – Acrylic on paper 11″ x14″ – playing with the back…

Adding Green – Angelic Minds – Acrylic on paper 11″ x14″ – playing with the background color is one of my favorite parts of painting, it changes everything #videoart #painting #art #miamiartist #artist #miami #art #artcollector #artstudent #artgallery #contemporaryart #surrealism … Read More
Visceral Self Portrait – Acrylic on Paper – 12″x16″ – #selfportrait #expressioni…

Visceral Self Portrait – Acrylic on Paper – 12″x16″ – #selfportrait #expressioni…

Visceral Self Portrait – Acrylic on Paper – 12″x16″ – #selfportrait #expressionism #contemporaryart #surrealism #psychology #theface #newyork #miami #artcollector #artgallery #abstractart #fineart #surrealism #miamiartist #artist #art #artwork Source
WIP – Ella Watching You tube – building form over sketch – the dead layer #portr…

WIP – Ella Watching You tube – building form over sketch – the dead layer #portr…

WIP – Ella Watching You tube – building form over sketch – the dead layer #portraitpainting #portraiture #acrylicpainting #painting #expressionism #contemporaryart #artcillector #artist #art #miamiartist #miami #newyorkart #videoart #wynwood Source
Street side sketch – pencil and charcoal – I like to practice with random scenes…

Street side sketch – pencil and charcoal – I like to practice with random scenes…

Street side sketch – pencil and charcoal – I like to practice with random scenes and awkward faces, it pushes the understanding. #artwork #pencildrawing #skecthbook #sketch #drawing #drawingoftheday #miamiartist #miami #artist #art #artcollector #contemporaryart #newyorkartist #realism #illustration Source
Generations of Dreams – Oil on Linen – 24″x36″ – part of a diptych. #oilpainting…

Generations of Dreams – Oil on Linen – 24″x36″ – part of a diptych. #oilpainting…

Generations of Dreams – Oil on Linen – 24″x36″ – part of a diptych. #oilpainting #surrealism #contemporaryart #miamiartist #miami #artist #artcollector #wynwood #newyorkart #dreams #angels #asianart #expressionism Source
The Kingdom Between – from the series – Two Birds Tell a Story – the savior symb…

The Kingdom Between – from the series – Two Birds Tell a Story – the savior symb…

The Kingdom Between – from the series – Two Birds Tell a Story – the savior symbol was left undefined by me, for you – #fineart #artcollector #artgallery #miamiartist #miami #artist #art #surreal #surrealism #contemporaryart #illustration #dreams #angels #mind #mindfree … Read More
WIP – studio shot – the studio is so integral  to the process not only in assist…

WIP – studio shot – the studio is so integral to the process not only in assist…

WIP – studio shot – the studio is so integral to the process not only in assistance of ability but also as constant inspiration. For me it becomes its own installation of art that emotes and confers ideas and dreams. … Read More
Memories of life – Oil on linen – this is an idea I revisit often this concept t…

Memories of life – Oil on linen – this is an idea I revisit often this concept t…

Memories of life – Oil on linen – this is an idea I revisit often this concept that at the end we have only these memories, this movie of our life in our minds and i think of how I … Read More
Wha? – oil on linen 12×16 – that  unusual expression between moment of poise – a…

Wha? – oil on linen 12×16 – that unusual expression between moment of poise – a…

Wha? – oil on linen 12×16 – that unusual expression between moment of poise – a focus of mine today – the story it carries. #oilpainting #painting #fineart #fineartist #miamiartist #miami #artist #art #artcollector #contemporaryart #expresionism #realism #artgalley #artwynwood #newyorkartist … Read More
Charcoal Portraits – capturing the look – often. One of the most challenging and…

Charcoal Portraits – capturing the look – often. One of the most challenging and…

Charcoal Portraits – capturing the look – often. One of the most challenging and important factors of any face can be the look of the eyes, the emotion, the direction, they lead and inform the story #charcoaldrawing #charcoal #drawing #sketchbook … Read More
Portraits in the middle – capturing moments in charcoal – using planes of the fa…

Portraits in the middle – capturing moments in charcoal – using planes of the fa…

Portraits in the middle – capturing moments in charcoal – using planes of the face to build – #pencildrawing #illustration #drawing #portraiture #realism #sketch #sketchbook #artcollector #artgallery #miamiartist #artist #newyorkartist #charcoal Source
WIP – image play – The Geometry of me – building something original onto an arma…

WIP – image play – The Geometry of me – building something original onto an arma…

WIP – image play – The Geometry of me – building something original onto an armature of seemingly predefined things – #geometry #art #miamiartist #portraiture #painting #process #artcollector #contemporaryart #surrealart #surealism #expressionism #artgallery #mind #illustration Source
Ella playing in water – oil on canvas – using geometry to find the form and choo…

Ella playing in water – oil on canvas – using geometry to find the form and choo…

Ella playing in water – oil on canvas – using geometry to find the form and choosing the background that works. For me painting is like hiking a mountain and you struggle up the path wearing through your endurance and … Read More
Funny Faces – pencil sketch in notebook with notes – i often like to snap photos…

Funny Faces – pencil sketch in notebook with notes – i often like to snap photos…

Funny Faces – pencil sketch in notebook with notes – i often like to snap photos of odd faces, in a yawn or sneeze, those moments that often ruin a planned photo, in sketching them I work on feeling the … Read More
Ella – thick Paint study – oil on board – as a sculptor first i enjoy the struct…

Ella – thick Paint study – oil on board – as a sculptor first i enjoy the struct…

Ella – thick Paint study – oil on board – as a sculptor first i enjoy the structure of paint and constructing images with base fundamental forms and movements. #oilpainting #thickpaint #contemporaryart #newyorkartist #artcollector #portraiture #figurepainting #expressionism #artgallery #artbuyer #wip … Read More
WIP – Charon – oil on canvas – from the upcoming series ” A Passage Between Worl…

WIP – Charon – oil on canvas – from the upcoming series ” A Passage Between Worl…

WIP – Charon – oil on canvas – from the upcoming series ” A Passage Between Worlds” #mythology #greekmythology #fineart #artist #miamiartist #artcollector #classical #surrealism #artcillector #contemporaryart #miami #newyorkartist Source
Witches and Politicians- how they watched them burn – was it fear? Fear of secre…

Witches and Politicians- how they watched them burn – was it fear? Fear of secre…

Witches and Politicians- how they watched them burn – was it fear? Fear of secrets being told. Or was it just a power trip, a mechanism for control. Very strange concept. That men over history have any thing to do … Read More
WIP – detail of Ella – oil on canvas – my favorite way to paint is with loose st…

WIP – detail of Ella – oil on canvas – my favorite way to paint is with loose st…

WIP – detail of Ella – oil on canvas – my favorite way to paint is with loose strokes and hinted details- i find it leaves more room in the mind of the observer to build and imagine – #oilpainting … Read More
Funny Faces – a sneeze – pencil and charcoal -I found that using the planes of t…

Funny Faces – a sneeze – pencil and charcoal -I found that using the planes of t…

Funny Faces – a sneeze – pencil and charcoal -I found that using the planes of the face it easier to see what is going on and how to capture that energy from top to bottom. Every area of the … Read More
WIP – Step 1 – this is how I start a portrait –  Creating the form from the area…

WIP – Step 1 – this is how I start a portrait – Creating the form from the area…

WIP – Step 1 – this is how I start a portrait – Creating the form from the areas of warmth and coolness and adding the heightened saturation and chroma to the areas that deem life and emotion – for … Read More
The Obligatory Marley- pencil and charcoal in sketchbook. Come on- you have to d…

The Obligatory Marley- pencil and charcoal in sketchbook. Come on- you have to d…

The Obligatory Marley- pencil and charcoal in sketchbook. Come on- you have to draw a picture of bob Marley once in your life #bobmarley #drawing #pencildrawing #sketchbook #drawingoftheday #miamiartist #fineartist #artist #artcollector #portraiture #artgallery #contemporaryart #realism #expressionism #blackart #artbeautifulx Source
Dichotomy of emotions of a single moment – sketch – holding back the laughter pe…

Dichotomy of emotions of a single moment – sketch – holding back the laughter pe…

Dichotomy of emotions of a single moment – sketch – holding back the laughter pencil and charcoal – #pencildrawing #charcoaldrawing #charcoal#surrealism #surreal #faces #fineart #artist #fineartist #miamiartist #art #contemporaryart #artcollector #drawingoftheday #psychology Source
The Creative Process – how I love to paint and search for that image my mind is …

The Creative Process – how I love to paint and search for that image my mind is …

The Creative Process – how I love to paint and search for that image my mind is trying to project. A conversation with the subconscious. #oilpainting #surrealism #surreal #contemporaryart #fineart #artcollector #artgallery #artlesson #artphilosophy #miamiartist #artist #newyork #howtopaint Source
Hat and cane on Easel – I think my hat and cane (which is use as a mahl stick) b…

Hat and cane on Easel – I think my hat and cane (which is use as a mahl stick) b…

Hat and cane on Easel – I think my hat and cane (which is use as a mahl stick) bring with me my own studio comfort to any easel I may be painting on, a portable creative space- #hats #fedora … Read More
The Geometry – WIP – Two Birds speaknof Dali – its like a scaffolding for the im…

The Geometry – WIP – Two Birds speaknof Dali – its like a scaffolding for the im…

The Geometry – WIP – Two Birds speaknof Dali – its like a scaffolding for the imagination. #miamiartist #artist #surrealism #dali #expressionism #contemporaryart #artcollector #art #mind #psycology #dream #oilpainting #geometry Source
Late night Abstractions – watercolor and gauche on paper – emotions of fear  dec…

Late night Abstractions – watercolor and gauche on paper – emotions of fear dec…

Late night Abstractions – watercolor and gauche on paper – emotions of fear deceptions . #contemporaryart #expressionism #psychological #mind #abstractart #abstraction #fineart #artcollector #fineartist #miamiartist #fear Source
Thoughts  of Ascension and Descension through time  in the mind. Study – movemen…

Thoughts of Ascension and Descension through time in the mind. Study – movemen…

Thoughts of Ascension and Descension through time in the mind. Study – movement. – oil on canvas. #miamartist #artcolector #fineartgallery #illustration #illustrationart #ascension #art #mind #surreal #oilpainting #dreams #newyorkartist #art #descension #contemporaryart #adognamedcally Source
Red Finches – oil on canvas – two birds series – discussing Dali #birdsoftheday …

Red Finches – oil on canvas – two birds series – discussing Dali #birdsoftheday …

Red Finches – oil on canvas – two birds series – discussing Dali #birdsoftheday #psychology #surrealism #contemporaryart #fineart #miamiartist #art #newyorkartist #arrcollector #oilpainting #dreams Source
Mother Earth l Nature | Birth – oil on canvas detail – two birds series – black …

Mother Earth l Nature | Birth – oil on canvas detail – two birds series – black …

Mother Earth l Nature | Birth – oil on canvas detail – two birds series – black birds – each bird sings a different song and tells a different tale. #miamiartist #miami #fineartist #artcollector #surrealism #expresionism #contemporaryart #birdpainting #birds #paintings … Read More
WIP – bic pen on paper – a journey to my mind – a different approach – I do live…

WIP – bic pen on paper – a journey to my mind – a different approach – I do live…

WIP – bic pen on paper – a journey to my mind – a different approach – I do live the drawing stage as much as the painting sometimes so much I don’t want to loose it #drawing #sketchbook #sketchoftheday … Read More
Guardian Angel . deatail- oil on canvas- in very fascinated with this vision of …

Guardian Angel . deatail- oil on canvas- in very fascinated with this vision of …

Guardian Angel . deatail- oil on canvas- in very fascinated with this vision of extra human beings looking down from some other dimension onto this one in guidance of eternity. #oilpainting #contemporaryart #art #newyorkartist #fineart #miamiartist #artist #angels #michael #guardianangel … Read More
Early morning fog as observed by a dragon fly perched on weed watching a strange…

Early morning fog as observed by a dragon fly perched on weed watching a strange…

Early morning fog as observed by a dragon fly perched on weed watching a stranger come to – water color and pastel on paper – what does a title do to the story #miamiartist #fineart #watercolor #pastel #newyorkart #miamiartist #fineartist … Read More
Communicating with Horses – watercolor and gauche on paper – pushing for abstrac…

Communicating with Horses – watercolor and gauche on paper – pushing for abstrac…

Communicating with Horses – watercolor and gauche on paper – pushing for abstraction from a practice of surrealism and expressionism – communicating with the subconscious mind #dreams #horses #mind #psychology #miamiartist #artist #artcollector #contemporaryart #surrealism #expressionism #abstractart #newyorkartist #miami #nyc … Read More
Hair – pencil in sketchbook – lots of lines 
#pencildrawing #artcollective #sket…

Hair – pencil in sketchbook – lots of lines #pencildrawing #artcollective #sket…

Hair – pencil in sketchbook – lots of lines #pencildrawing #artcollective #sketchbook #sketchoftheday #drawingoftheday #drawing #portraiture #drawingfaces #artcollector #contemporaryart #miamiartist #artist #fineart #design #illustration #illustrationart Source
Thoughts of another place – sketch – capturing moments in time behind the eyes, …

Thoughts of another place – sketch – capturing moments in time behind the eyes, …

Thoughts of another place – sketch – capturing moments in time behind the eyes, in the mind – #expressionism #sketchoftheday #sketchbook #pencilsketch #charcoaldrawing #conte #contemporaryart #miamiartist #art #drawing #drawingoftheday #drawingfaces #portraiture #artcollector #artcollective Source
Drunk Girl – the best faces and poses ever, have had to have been made by drunk …

Drunk Girl – the best faces and poses ever, have had to have been made by drunk …

Drunk Girl – the best faces and poses ever, have had to have been made by drunk people, the bravado behind the lazy eyelids as the the spine arches into a crescent shape and the knees buckle inward like the … Read More
Sacrifice – I’ve been exploring this idea, every religion is built on it, we pra…

Sacrifice – I’ve been exploring this idea, every religion is built on it, we pra…

Sacrifice – I’ve been exploring this idea, every religion is built on it, we pray to those who have done it for us, we have gratitude to the ones who do it for us, we do it for the ones … Read More
A bird in the desert – wonders – watercolor and pastel – I love this blue #water…

A bird in the desert – wonders – watercolor and pastel – I love this blue #water…

A bird in the desert – wonders – watercolor and pastel – I love this blue #watercolor #pastel #abstractart #expressionism #fineart #artcollector #artcollective #contemporaryart #desertart #miamiartist #artist #art Source
Detail – Red – emotion – man – acrylic on paper with pen – from hats series – #m…

Detail – Red – emotion – man – acrylic on paper with pen – from hats series – #m…

Detail – Red – emotion – man – acrylic on paper with pen – from hats series – #miamiartist #artist #niami #abstractart #expresionism #contemporaryart #penandink #pen #ink #drawing #drawingoftheday #sketchbook #artcollector #artgallery #beard #red #face Source
Not the Real Me – acrylic on paper – it’s not really me . It’s a picture of me. …

Not the Real Me – acrylic on paper – it’s not really me . It’s a picture of me. …

Not the Real Me – acrylic on paper – it’s not really me . It’s a picture of me. #portraiture #portraits #painting #fineartist #artcollector #artgallery #contemporaryart #miamiartist #artist #art #selfie #face #beard Source
Portrait on a breezy day – oil on board – #portraiture #portraits #contemporarya…

Portrait on a breezy day – oil on board – #portraiture #portraits #contemporarya…

Portrait on a breezy day – oil on board – #portraiture #portraits #contemporaryart #realism #contemporaryart #fineart #fineartist #illustrationart #illustration #design #artist #miamiartist Source
Dream Machine – where the other worlds derive, the daily task , life, work , the…

Dream Machine – where the other worlds derive, the daily task , life, work , the…

Dream Machine – where the other worlds derive, the daily task , life, work , the dreams are the alternate worlds of choices and results. #Å¥houghtoftheday #illustrationart #illustrations #sketchoftheday #surrealism #surreal #contemporaryart #fineart #artcollector #artwork #artcollective #miamiartist #miami #dreams #birdart … Read More
WIP – A pause in thought.- oil on paper the starkness of the color against the s…

WIP – A pause in thought.- oil on paper the starkness of the color against the s…

WIP – A pause in thought.- oil on paper the starkness of the color against the simple vandyke brown outline #art #oilpainting #miamiartist #fineartist #surealism #contemporaryart #artcollective #artcollector #angels #sketchoftheday #illustrations #illustrationart #Å¥houghtoftheday Source
WIP -charcoal and geometry to find the edges of light and shadow that will defin…

WIP -charcoal and geometry to find the edges of light and shadow that will defin…

WIP -charcoal and geometry to find the edges of light and shadow that will define this portrait – #charcoal #illustration #painting #expresionism #realism #portraiture #contemporaryart #artcollector #fineartist #miamiartist #artist #sketchbook #sketchoftheday Source
Detail – black outlines – oil on arches oil paper – breaking the laws – #surreal…

Detail – black outlines – oil on arches oil paper – breaking the laws – #surreal…

Detail – black outlines – oil on arches oil paper – breaking the laws – #surrealism #dreams #artist #artcollective #contemporaryart #artcollector #miamiartist #artist #face #oilpainting #painting #expresionism #illustration Source
Angel Minds – visions of the future – box pen and watercolor – i have been doing…

Angel Minds – visions of the future – box pen and watercolor – i have been doing…

Angel Minds – visions of the future – box pen and watercolor – i have been doing versions in this series for over 25 years, they are my favorite, it’s that other side of us, our beliefs, our angels and … Read More
Rose Marie and the Dude – oil on linen – painting of my grandparents from old ph…

Rose Marie and the Dude – oil on linen – painting of my grandparents from old ph…

Rose Marie and the Dude – oil on linen – painting of my grandparents from old photo. Really fun to look at there faces in that way, studying all the light, shadows and how the inform about the shape of … Read More
Fresh Paint – Green in the storm of Red – oil on canvas – ( wet paint always has…

Fresh Paint – Green in the storm of Red – oil on canvas – ( wet paint always has…

Fresh Paint – Green in the storm of Red – oil on canvas – ( wet paint always has a glare because of the varying strokes, working on solution ) I love red but many people tell me it’s scary, … Read More
Hats – watercolor, ink, and acrylic on paper – from the series hats – each one i…

Hats – watercolor, ink, and acrylic on paper – from the series hats – each one i…

Hats – watercolor, ink, and acrylic on paper – from the series hats – each one is a thought and image and what that image represents, visually, in action, in meaning and reverence #watercolor #ink #acrylicpainting #painting #expresionism #contemporaryart #surrealism … Read More
WIP – daily self portrait – sick, stuffy nose, feeling horrible – can only breat…

WIP – daily self portrait – sick, stuffy nose, feeling horrible – can only breat…

WIP – daily self portrait – sick, stuffy nose, feeling horrible – can only breath out of mouth but i have to keep an unusual pose of my lips so the snot does not run into my mouth. Did I … Read More
What happened? Acyrlic on paper – finding  the story – in the characters – he se…

What happened? Acyrlic on paper – finding the story – in the characters – he se…

What happened? Acyrlic on paper – finding the story – in the characters – he seems to be walking away from something, angry and hurt, his head is down, shoulders hunched – all that is needed is context – artist … Read More
In the crowd – he made his presence known – he was greater than – at least in hi…

In the crowd – he made his presence known – he was greater than – at least in hi…

In the crowd – he made his presence known – he was greater than – at least in his mind – acrylic on paper #artist #art #fineartist #expressionism #miamartist #artcollective #artcolector #contemporaryart #artgallery #newyorkartist #portraits #illustration #characters Source
Two heads – character study – acrylic on canvas – #artwork #illustration #contem…

Two heads – character study – acrylic on canvas – #artwork #illustration #contem…

Two heads – character study – acrylic on canvas – #artwork #illustration #contemporaryart #artcollector #newyorkartist #miamartist #expressionism #fineartist #art #artist Source
Dramatic Pose – character study – acrylic on paper – I love capturing different …

Dramatic Pose – character study – acrylic on paper – I love capturing different …

Dramatic Pose – character study – acrylic on paper – I love capturing different moments between actions they add more life to the image than anything else i could do #fineart #miamiartist #artist #surrealism #abstractart #expressionism #artcolector #artcollector #artwork #contemporaryart … Read More
Red hot -acrylic on paper – character studies in paint – how much information do…

Red hot -acrylic on paper – character studies in paint – how much information do…

Red hot -acrylic on paper – character studies in paint – how much information do you need to carry a story #classicart #contemporaryart #artcollective #artwork #artcillector #miamiartist #artist #expressionism #abstractart #surrealism #artist #miamiartist #fineart Source
A questioning lean – acrylic on paper – character studies in paint – capturing i…

A questioning lean – acrylic on paper – character studies in paint – capturing i…

A questioning lean – acrylic on paper – character studies in paint – capturing intention and dialogue in looks and motion #portraits #faces #ilustrationart #illustration #miamiartist #art #fineart #artcillector #artwork #artcollective #contemporaryart #classicart Source
Well I never! – acrylic on paper – study of characters, capturing that kind old …

Well I never! – acrylic on paper – study of characters, capturing that kind old …

Well I never! – acrylic on paper – study of characters, capturing that kind old lady full of wonderful judgments – a master of what should and should not be. #miamiartist #contemporaryart #artcollector #artist #artcollective #fineartist #fineartist #illustration #ilustrationart #faces … Read More
Poignant Pose. – acrylic on paper – a study of imaginary poses and emotional evo…

Poignant Pose. – acrylic on paper – a study of imaginary poses and emotional evo…

Poignant Pose. – acrylic on paper – a study of imaginary poses and emotional evocation in poise #painting #miamiartist #fineartist #surrealism #realism #expressionism #contemporaryart #artcollector #artcollective #artist #faces #illustration #illustrationart Source
Emotions in color and character – acrylic on paper – studies in acrylics – explo…

Emotions in color and character – acrylic on paper – studies in acrylics – explo…

Emotions in color and character – acrylic on paper – studies in acrylics – exploring the temperature inference #psychology #mind #dreams #newyorkartist #fineartist #miamiartist #contemporaryart #artgallery #artcollector #artist #artcollective #faces #paintings #portraits #expressionism #surrealism #mindfree Source
Face in crowd – character studies in acrylic paint – she seems patient but sligh…

Face in crowd – character studies in acrylic paint – she seems patient but sligh…

Face in crowd – character studies in acrylic paint – she seems patient but slightly annoyed. #artist #miamiartist #illustration #character #painting #art #contemporaryart #artcollector #artcollective #paintingfaces Source
Dramatic Pose – character study in acrylic #painting #acrylicpainting #figurestu…

Dramatic Pose – character study in acrylic #painting #acrylicpainting #figurestu…

Dramatic Pose – character study in acrylic #painting #acrylicpainting #figurestudy #portraiture #classicalpainting #character #illustration #miamiartist #artist Source
Man in crowd – he seems to think highly of himself – #acrylic on paper a #painti…

Man in crowd – he seems to think highly of himself – #acrylic on paper a #painti…

Man in crowd – he seems to think highly of himself – #acrylic on paper a #painting exercise to capture unique pose and communication #portraiture #miamiartist #artist #fineartist #contemporaryart #artcollector #artcollective #artgallery #illustration #characters Source
Color Exploration with photoshop – BUTTON MUST BE PUSHED-  i find so many intere…

Color Exploration with photoshop – BUTTON MUST BE PUSHED- i find so many intere…

Color Exploration with photoshop – BUTTON MUST BE PUSHED- i find so many interesting combinations in both shape and form using a Wacom pad from about 10 years ago and Adobe photoshop. Great way to explore without cleanup or waste … Read More
Color Exploration – my favorite use of technology for painting is in the experim…

Color Exploration – my favorite use of technology for painting is in the experim…

Color Exploration – my favorite use of technology for painting is in the experimentation of color. Often times I just make geometric shapes with added form features – photoshop – #graphicdesign #digitalart #illustrationart #graphic #abstract #digitalart #color #colorexperiment #miamiartist #miami … Read More
Questioning Lean – acrylic on canvas – classical style – using geometry to layou…

Questioning Lean – acrylic on canvas – classical style – using geometry to layou…

Questioning Lean – acrylic on canvas – classical style – using geometry to layout the initial form and chaos to add the textures of life #artwork #artgallery #artcollection #artcollector #miamiartist #fineartist #contemporaryart #illustrationart Source
WIP – Shiny forehead – oil on linen – a rapid brush stroke approach to form #oil…

WIP – Shiny forehead – oil on linen – a rapid brush stroke approach to form #oil…

WIP – Shiny forehead – oil on linen – a rapid brush stroke approach to form #oilpainting #contemporaryart #illustration #artgallery #artcollector #artcollective #miamiartist #artist #surrealism #expressionism #dreams Source
Bear – animal hats – inner animal path of expression and character – acrylic and…

Bear – animal hats – inner animal path of expression and character – acrylic and…

Bear – animal hats – inner animal path of expression and character – acrylic and ink on paper – #expressionism #illustrationart #surealism #artwork #artcollective #artcollector #artgallery#contemporaryart #illustration Source
Two people standing somewhere – acrylic on paper – character study #paintingface…

Two people standing somewhere – acrylic on paper – character study #paintingface…

Two people standing somewhere – acrylic on paper – character study #paintingfaces #paintstudy #artcollector #art #surealism #expressionism Source
Door knocker – I am a door way through which the universe passes through – acryl…

Door knocker – I am a door way through which the universe passes through – acryl…

Door knocker – I am a door way through which the universe passes through – acrylic on paper #fineartist #artist #miamiartist #artgallery #artcollector #artcollective #contemporaryart #expresionism #newyorkartist #illustration #ilustrationart Source
The Wire Form – beginning a figure – clay – Roma plastaline – #sculpture #expres…

The Wire Form – beginning a figure – clay – Roma plastaline – #sculpture #expres…

The Wire Form – beginning a figure – clay – Roma plastaline – #sculpture #expressionism #sculpting #figurestudy #figurines #miamiartist #artist #miami #clay #romaplastilina #artcollector Source
Mother Nature and human child – Clay on clay #sculpting #sculpture #motherdaught…

Mother Nature and human child – Clay on clay #sculpting #sculpture #motherdaught…

Mother Nature and human child – Clay on clay #sculpting #sculpture #motherdaughter #mothernature #baby #figurines #miamiartist #artist #contemporaryart Source
Detail – ink – veil #drawing #penandink #sketchoftheday #sketchbook #detail #dra…

Detail – ink – veil #drawing #penandink #sketchoftheday #sketchbook #detail #dra…

Detail – ink – veil #drawing #penandink #sketchoftheday #sketchbook #detail #drawingfaces #illustration #contemporaryart #artcollector #classicart #illustrationart #miamartist #artist #newyorkartist Source
Veil – pen and ink on graph paper #illustration #expressionism #penandink #pen #…

Veil – pen and ink on graph paper #illustration #expressionism #penandink #pen #…

Veil – pen and ink on graph paper #illustration #expressionism #penandink #pen #drawing #drawingfaces #sketchbook #sketchoftheday #contemporaryart #artcollector #frenchdrawing #classicart Source
Using Geometric Guides to rebuild problem areas in drawings and develop backgrou…

Using Geometric Guides to rebuild problem areas in drawings and develop backgrou…

Using Geometric Guides to rebuild problem areas in drawings and develop backgrounds – fun with geometry #drawing #drawinglessons #geometry #art #artlesson #artwork #penandink #pen #ink #sketchbook #sketch #illustration #watercolor #rogerellisgresham #miamiartist #fineartist #artjournal Source
Sketching around – pencil in sketch book #drawingart #artist #miamiartist #drawi…

Sketching around – pencil in sketch book #drawingart #artist #miamiartist #drawi…

Sketching around – pencil in sketch book #drawingart #artist #miamiartist #drawingoftheday #sketchbook #pencildrawing #artvideo Source
Girl on beach – pen  sketch with watercolor – developing ideas – #penandink #wat…

Girl on beach – pen sketch with watercolor – developing ideas – #penandink #wat…

Girl on beach – pen sketch with watercolor – developing ideas – #penandink #watercolor #illustration #artlesson #artvideo #painting #sketchbook #drawingoftheday #miamiartist #artist #drawingart Source
Buffalo Child with red nose – oil on canvas – a painting from an idea by a frien…

Buffalo Child with red nose – oil on canvas – a painting from an idea by a frien…

Buffalo Child with red nose – oil on canvas – a painting from an idea by a friend about a cute buffalo – #oilpainting #painting #surealism #expresionism #miamiartist #artist #fineartist #artcollector #artgallery #illustration #buffaloart #art #contemporaryart Source
WIP – girl in car hoodie –  pencil on paper – #miamiartist #contemporaryart #dra…

WIP – girl in car hoodie – pencil on paper – #miamiartist #contemporaryart #dra…

WIP – girl in car hoodie – pencil on paper – #miamiartist #contemporaryart #drawingart #drawing #pencildrawing #sketchbook #coloredpencil #illustration #artcollector #artist #art #artcollective #artvideo #artlesson #newyorkart Source
Self portrait 27 – acrylic on paper – Funk Game Loop by Kevin MacLeod is license…

Self portrait 27 – acrylic on paper – Funk Game Loop by Kevin MacLeod is license…

Self portrait 27 – acrylic on paper – Funk Game Loop by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100839 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ #acrylicpainting #painting #portraits #portraiture #paintingfaces #paintstudy #artvideo #art #miamiartist #artist #artcollector #contemporaryart #illustrationart … Read More
Self portrait with knife – oil on linen – my goal was to speed up the process of…

Self portrait with knife – oil on linen – my goal was to speed up the process of…

Self portrait with knife – oil on linen – my goal was to speed up the process of my under paintings as I have found I really enjoy the texture of paint applied with a knife as a foundation to … Read More
WIP – Two birds tell a tale of love and war – oil on canvas – 30″ x 40″ #painter…

WIP – Two birds tell a tale of love and war – oil on canvas – 30″ x 40″ #painter…

WIP – Two birds tell a tale of love and war – oil on canvas – 30″ x 40″ #painter #artist #contemporaryart #artcollector #surealism #expresionism #dreams #fantasyart #miamartist #newyorkartist Source
Watching the show, or secretly sleeping – portrait of a spectator at an event i …

Watching the show, or secretly sleeping – portrait of a spectator at an event i …

Watching the show, or secretly sleeping – portrait of a spectator at an event i attended – oil on linen #portraitpainting #painting #paintingpeople #newyorkartist #alaprima #miamiartist #artist #realism #newpaintings #mansitting #artcollector #contemporaryart Source
Old man looking at something he doesn’t understand – Clay #miamiartist #clay #cl…

Old man looking at something he doesn’t understand – Clay #miamiartist #clay #cl…

Old man looking at something he doesn’t understand – Clay #miamiartist #clay #clayworks #sculpture #sculptor #sculptingintime #figurines #newyorkart #claymation Source
Buffalo Boy –  oil on canvas – the innocence the power the freedom the extinctio…

Buffalo Boy – oil on canvas – the innocence the power the freedom the extinctio…

Buffalo Boy – oil on canvas – the innocence the power the freedom the extinction #oilpainting #painting #painter #contemporaryart #art #artist #illustration #portraitpainting #surrealism #expressionism #ayahuasca #dreams #shaman #miamiartist #newyorkart #emotionalart Source
Self Portrait- oil on linen #miamiartist #artist #fineart #oilpainting #painting…

Self Portrait- oil on linen #miamiartist #artist #fineart #oilpainting #painting…

Self Portrait- oil on linen #miamiartist #artist #fineart #oilpainting #painting #expresionism #realism #newyorkart #faces #emotionalart #portraitpainting #illustration #ayahuasca #dream Source
Fixing her heels – ink and watercolor #watercolor #inkdrawing #illustration #fas…

Fixing her heels – ink and watercolor #watercolor #inkdrawing #illustration #fas…

Fixing her heels – ink and watercolor #watercolor #inkdrawing #illustration #fashionillustration #miamartist #artistsoninstagram Source
Sketchbook – drawing angels #pencildrawing #pencilsketch #pencil #drawing #drawi…

Sketchbook – drawing angels #pencildrawing #pencilsketch #pencil #drawing #drawi…

Sketchbook – drawing angels #pencildrawing #pencilsketch #pencil #drawing #drawingvideo #illustration #miamartist #sketchbook #sketches Source
Sketchbook doodles – woman in head scarf #illustration #artvideo #artdemonstrati…

Sketchbook doodles – woman in head scarf #illustration #artvideo #artdemonstrati…

Sketchbook doodles – woman in head scarf #illustration #artvideo #artdemonstration #pencil #pencildrawing #sketchbook #sketch #sketchoftheday #drawingfaces #drawingoftheday #miamiartist #drawingdemo Source
Sculpting a figure with expressive facial emotions- clay with fingers and tools …

Sculpting a figure with expressive facial emotions- clay with fingers and tools …

Sculpting a figure with expressive facial emotions- clay with fingers and tools – #sculptor #sculpting #sculpture #figurines #artvideo #artdemo #contemporyartist #miamiartist #artist Source
Self Portrait – Funny Faces Series – #oilonlinen – every artist does #selfportra…

Self Portrait – Funny Faces Series – #oilonlinen – every artist does #selfportra…

Self Portrait – Funny Faces Series – #oilonlinen – every artist does #selfportraits to practice their #paintingskills. #paintingdaily as an #artist is as important as the practice and conditioning of any profession. Try standing at an #easel for 10 hours. … Read More
Mediation- in clay

Mediation- in clay

Mediation- in clay – #Preview clip for new #sculpture #artvideo collection on you tube. As a #sculptor it takes hours, days, months, and years to complete some#artwork, as does any #art created by any #artist no one can watch the … Read More
Figuring the pose – preview- #sculpting the #figure in #clay is my favorite prac…

Figuring the pose – preview- #sculpting the #figure in #clay is my favorite prac…

Figuring the pose – preview- #sculpting the #figure in #clay is my favorite practice in #art it’s as much a part of the story as the #face or #facialexpressions it tells you what action lies behind the eyes in its … Read More
Figuring the pose – preview- #sculpting the #figure in #clay is my favorite prac…

Figuring the pose – preview- #sculpting the #figure in #clay is my favorite prac…

Figuring the pose – preview- #sculpting the #figure in #clay is my favorite practice in #art it’s as much a part of the story as the #face or #facialexpressions it tells you what action lies behind the eyes in its … Read More
Finding the Form in clay –  #Preview clip for new #sculpture #artvideo collectio…

Finding the Form in clay – #Preview clip for new #sculpture #artvideo collectio…

Finding the Form in clay – #Preview clip for new #sculpture #artvideo collection on you tube. As a #sculptor it takes hours, days, months, and years to complete some#artwork, as does any #art created by any #artist no one can … Read More
Mediation – adding the character. I have enjoyed this little peace. The final st…

Mediation – adding the character. I have enjoyed this little peace. The final st…

Mediation – adding the character. I have enjoyed this little peace. The final stages are always the most enjoyable, next phase is to smooth and prep undercuts and weak points for casting #miamiartist #sculpting #painting #creating #sculptures #paintings and #ideas … Read More

Creating the Character – #sculpting the figure in #clay – part 4 – preview – co…

Creating the Character – #sculpting the figure in #clay – part 4 – preview – continuing my #artseries on the #sculpture I’ve #titled #meditation in the #artvideo i #demonstrate the #process of developing a #character for this #artwork the power … Read More

WIP – Buddha – designing the sculpture to be casted heavily and simply- preview …

WIP – Buddha – designing the sculpture to be casted heavily and simply- preview – when I create a #sculpture for either #casting myself or that someone else will use to #cast i take into consideration the material, quantity and … Read More

WIP – Buddha – designing the sculpture to be casted heavily and simply- preview …

WIP – Buddha – designing the sculpture to be casted heavily and simply- preview – when I create a #sculpture for either #casting myself or that someone else will use to #cast i take into consideration the material, quantity and … Read More

A Guilty Mind – painting and commentary preview with selected vocal clips and a …

A Guilty Mind – painting and commentary preview with selected vocal clips and a time lapse, full video is 30 minutes, full dialogue discussing the artist process of thinking and creating images join me at Patreon to see the full … Read More
Preview with commentary clips – A guilty Mind – enjoy this one minute preview of…

Preview with commentary clips – A guilty Mind – enjoy this one minute preview of…

Preview with commentary clips – A guilty Mind – enjoy this one minute preview of my new art conversation video where i discuss the philosophical and psychological components of the thought process behind this image and this behind that moment … Read More
Self Portrait in Acrylic- with commentary by the artist . The philosophy and psy…

Self Portrait in Acrylic- with commentary by the artist . The philosophy and psy…

Self Portrait in Acrylic- with commentary by the artist . The philosophy and psychology of the artist about the work and life join me on patreon to see the full 30 minute production and to see more of my art … Read More
A Crowded Mind – Preview – #art & #Conversation #artandconversation discussing t…

A Crowded Mind – Preview – #art & #Conversation #artandconversation discussing t…

A Crowded Mind – Preview – #art & #Conversation #artandconversation discussing the #philosophy behind the #psychology of the voices in our minds that guide us in each moment – all in pursuit of imagery- much love, Roger #miamiartist #artist #painter … Read More
I have enjoyed making these videos so much, they have added to my own art experi…

I have enjoyed making these videos so much, they have added to my own art experi…

I have enjoyed making these videos so much, they have added to my own art experience. Here is a clip from my newest Video, where the art is in the words and thoughts that stimulate the mind, before the image, … Read More