Monday, November 24, 2014

illustration update

I am happy to announce that my painting for the
Lawrence Public Library’s Banned Book Week
has been accepted into the Society of Illustrators
57 competition. Thanks to all the judges in the
institutional category for the big honor.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

painting update

This painting reflects on the time I spent on the Kellersee in Eutin,
Germany this past summer.

Monday, October 13, 2014

illustration update

I am honored to have these images selected to be part of
Luerzer's Archive 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide. Over
5,100 entries from 1,050 illustrators in 67 countries were
submitted. Read more about it here.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

illustration update

This painting is for this year's Lawrence Public 
Library's Banned Book Trading Card project.
You can read about it here.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

painting update

If you are in Lawrence on Friday night, please stop by for the
opening reception of the Vision of Lawrence juried exhibition
at the library. This painting, called Blue Mothers No. 1 will be
part of the show.

Monday, August 25, 2014

illustration update

This illustration was for the New York Times. It's for the preview
section for the the U.S. Open. It is about the psychological myths in
tennis. You can read the story here.

Monday, July 7, 2014

illustration update

This illustration was for my alma mater, the University of Buffalo
alumni magazine. The story was about having a relationship with
your money.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

mixed media update

Some water color studies from my sketchbook.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

illustration update

This illustration assignment was for the sports section of the New
York Times. It's about looking forward to spring and playing baseball,
which I love to do. You can read the story by David Vecsey here.

Monday, January 20, 2014

illustration update

Beer Labels
Here is the first in a series of monthly beer labels. They
will coincide with the Lawrence Brewers Guild 2014 tasting
schedule. This month is smoked beers.