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Made in June, 2013 during a weekend painting workshop in Rocca Calascio. It took me longer than I would have wished to get it varnished and framed. Below is a screenshot from the video that was made after the excursion. Watch the entire…
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https://www.americanartistinrome.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/tja-arianna-dutch-2014.jpg 1500 1203 tja tja2014-11-15 12:24:172018-07-31 00:09:27The Duchess
The Duchess was pre-selected for the National Gallery in London's BP Portrait Award in 2015. Related story: The Duchess in London Begun in July of 2014 and completed November 7th shortly after a week-long trip to London, which included…
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The following works were made as demonstrations during my 3-hour figure painting classes every Saturday afternoon in the Spring of 2013. For more on my school, please visit the PADASOR website. If you are interested in purchasing…
https://www.americanartistinrome.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/tja-self-portrait-age-43.jpg 1024 767 tja tja2014-10-22 08:37:102021-04-10 09:44:58Self-Portrait at Age 43
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Watch a time-lapse video of the seven-hour, three-day process.
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Highlights from 2013
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The following works were made as demonstrations during my 3-hour portrait painting classes every Saturday morning in the Spring of 2013. For more on my school, please visit the PADASOR website. If you are interested in purchasing one…
https://www.americanartistinrome.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Self-Portrait-at-Age-42-2012-1-of-1.jpg 1024 757 tja tja2012-06-12 10:59:062021-04-10 09:45:53Self-Portrait at Age 42: A Caravaggio Palette
This is a self-portrait that I did during the course Caravaggio Part I: Flesh Illuminated. It centered on a palette made exclusively of the following Williamsburg paints: Canton Rose; Italian Lemon Ochre; Italian Black Roman Earth; …
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Control your edges to find the air.
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The time that passed from start to finish was almost a year, but the actual time it took to complete was about 5 sittings of two hours each, the last of which was just me before the mirror.