Technique over Tools

A good artist will produce better art with cheap crayons than a bad artist with the absolute best oils, acrylics, or watercolors. That's just a fact. You know it. I know it. Everyone knows this. Just like give a guy like Carlos Santana or Jimi Hendrix a cheap guitar and…

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Can Pinup Art be considered High Art?

Where do we draw the line in what is Pop Art vs High Art? Can pinup art be considered High Art? Serious question. After all, look at a lot of the Post Modernist garbage. They consider that bullshit high art. And it takes a million times more talent and work…

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When in doubt, paint something beautiful

Jin and Allie are both beautiful women. If you've been following this blog for awhile, you'll know that I have two regular models - Allie and Roxy. And occasionally, I'll work with another live model. I strongly believe that artists need to work with live models. You simply don't get…

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Homage to Mel Ramos

I've been in tons of bands. No, none you've ever heard of. The most money we've ever made a night was a whopping $43, that we had to split between four people. Yay! In other words, we starved. But that's the fate of 99.99% of bands. They starve. Then they…

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