Carmel Valley- Ready to paint and forgot my brushes. Fingers work well too!
4th st. alley Downtown LA-1995- A couple guys chased me out for painting their alleyway.
Chicago- Southside of the city has some fantastic old factories with layers of textures perfect for watercolor.
Pasadena Ca- City Hall. During this phase of learning, I was concentrating on subtle green harmonies.
Burbank Ca. Painted this shortly after the metro rail began service back in the late '90's.
Imagined for one of my Gallery oils.
LA-This was based on an old round house used at the turn of the century.
Honolulu, HI- Painted while my wife drove. Had to paint the overall impression from a glance.
Honolulu, HI- Painted while my wife drove. actual size
LA- old train switching tower from 1900. The operator had been watching us paint and finally came out. He invited me inside and demonstrated how the switches worked. The tower was demolished a few weeks after this sketch was done.
San Fernando Valley- Florescent lighting series done around 2am.
Pasadena Ca. Love the bold colors of Pas.
LA. I remember painting these with friends while we all worked together at DW. The figures are from memory.
LA Taylor Yard- No longer around.
LA. Old factories and trains were a favorite subject for years.
LA San Fernando Blvd
WB studios from my office during Prince of Egypt. I'd paint during different times of day to learn how to capture all kinds of lighting conditions.
Pasadena Alley-Focused on reflected light within shadows for years.