The mediums for the exhibit are a combination of oil on canvas and acrylic on paper with pastel, and an application of gold and silver leaf. The title “Return to the Valley ” alludes to my showing my work back in Western Mass, my longtime home and creative hub, where I moved from in 2008. […]
Two years ago I took this class with Everett Raymond Kinstler, the famous portrait painter, at the Art Student’s League. It was the foundation of my recent work in portraiture. I have such respect for the masters of this genre and am enjoying the challenge.