Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Jim Jackson

Pen & ink illustration of fabled blues guy Jim Jackson for the annual music issue of Oxford American magazine-- The O.A. Music Issue is always a treat: great writing about cool, diverse, interesting, and obscure music, with a killer compilation CD to top it off-- Buy the Jim Jackson original art here--

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

John Cazale

Commissioned portrait of actor John Cazale as "Sal" from the Sidney Lumet film DOG DAY AFTERNOON-- 24 X 24 inches, acrylic on cradled hardboard--

Monday, October 31, 2011

AAIIEE!!! T-Shirt Design

T-shirt design for Seattle band AAIIEE!!!, who are celebrating their 30th year together--

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Taking Punk To The Masses Poster

Unused poster for Experience Music Project's NIRVANA: TAKING PUNK TO THE MASSES exhibit-- Image of Kurt is based on a photo by Steve Double-- Buy the original Cobain art here--

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Tura Satana

Commissioned painting of Tura Satana from the Russ Meyer film FASTER PUSSYCAT! KILL! KILL! 16 X 16 inches, acrylic on cradled hardboard--

Monday, August 15, 2011

Paint-By-Numbers Leopard

Here's an "altered" paint-by-numbers leopard I did for Jo David and Marlow Harris' BUMBER BY NUMBER group show, which will debut at Seattle's Bumbershoot Music & Arts Festival-- The painting is acrylic and 12 X 16 inches-- For lots more info about the show, check out Jo & Marlow's Bumber By Number blog-- Buy this painting here--

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Shirley Partridge

Commissioned portrait of Shirley Jones as Shirley Partridge from The Partridge Family-- 30 X 30 inches, acrylic on stretched canvas--

Saturday, May 28, 2011

John Coltrane

Charcoal on 100% rag paper-- Buy this art here--

Friday, May 27, 2011

Oliver Reed

Charcoal on 100% rag paper-- Buy this art here--

Friday, April 22, 2011

Nagel Reimagined Nos. 1 & 2

These custom matted and framed Patrick Nagel prints were purchased at thrift stores for under $20 each-- "Extra texture" applied using deck stain, dirt, and guns--

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Warren Beatty

A commissioned painting of Warren Beatty as John McCabe in Robert Altman's McCABE AND MRS. MILLER-- 16 X 16 inches, acrylic on hardboard--

Monday, February 7, 2011

Customized Chicken Little

 Customized Chicken Little figurine I did for Alt Terrain and StreetVirus' "influencer marketing campaign" a few years ago-- The figures were done up by 30 artists and auctioned off for charity-- So far, this is my only foray into the world of cute plastic figurines--

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Ty Cobb

"The Georgia Peach" was notoriously hateful, but also had a .366 lifetime batting average, and over 4000 hits-- I started this painting by flinging an entire 8 oz. jar of matte medium at the working surface--