Glory

Oil on birchwood  40×40 in 2018 Glory Or something like it. It took me 8 years and three months to finally get this from my memories to a canvas. I had a vision years ago while sitting in the back seat of a bus driving across the country in the rain. It looked something like…

Are We Human, or Are We Dancers

Are We Human, or Are We Dancers Acrylic on canvas (30in x 40in) $800  That feeling you get when the music takes over. Inspired by late nights full of jazz in the city and worn out wooden floors at square dances down south.

Tom’s Diner

Tom’s Diner Acrylic on canvas (30in x 40in)  $1500 This painting is a visual interpretation of one of my favorite songs, “Tom’s Diner” by Suzanne Vega. My mom used to sing this song all the time when we were growing up. And though it’s often praised for its simplicity, as I painted the scene and…

Poppies & Peonies

Poppies & Peonies Acrylic on canvas (24 in x 40 in)  Commissioned Finally getting to show off this beauty. It’s so fun when a friend commissions a painting with total freedom to “make something beautiful.” Poppies & peonies for my dear friend @jsmithevents. I mean, when you’re friends with a florist ya gotta paint flowers,…

Coffee, Alone.

Coffee, Alone. Series. Acrylic on wood panel  10in x 10in – $70 8in x 8 in – $50 This series is a look at the beauty and loneliness of enjoying a coffee, and exploring the idea of taking a worshipped beverage that is often shared with others and isolating it. Or essentially, the observance and peace…

Wolf & Sheep

Wolf & Sheep Acrylic on wood panel (12 in x 12 in)  My brother wrote a poem a while ago that he wanted me to turn into a painting. The irony is that I can’t find it, but it was a beautiful and angsty poem from the perspective of a wolf, pleading that he shouldn’t…

1 Kings 19 

1 Kings 19 Acrylic on wood panel  10 in x 10 in SOLD   I keep coming back to painting 1 Kings 19. The LORD said, “Go out and stand on the mountain before the LORD. Look, the LORD is ready to pass by.” A very powerful wind went before the LORD, digging into the…

Frida

Frida Kahlo Oil acrylic on window pane An abstract painting of Frida Kahlo on a window. Her portrait was painted on the front of the window with oil acrylic and the backside of the window is a blue/mint color, giving dimension. This is based off a photo taken of Frida Kahlo looking down. I love…

The View from Home

The View from Home Oil on canvas (24in x 48in) This is an abstract expression of the view of my parent’s backyard. I grew up looking at this scene, so when I moved away I painted it as I remembered it: brightly glowing after a Missouri storm.