Past Commissions

Gallery of Select Past Commissions

_________________

"Moonlit Siren"

A loving husband commissioned me to paint his beautiful wife as a magical mermaid in honor of her birthday.

 Private collection in L os Alamitos, California
  • mixed media on mylar mounted wood
  • mermaid tail is genuine mother of pearl 
  • 36" x 24"
  • This piece is inspired by the enchanting, otherworldly beauty of the Siren. She is the mystery and ethereal beauty of the oceanic world around her.

_________________

"Stairway to Heaven"

This is a commissioned painting based off a song very dear to the owner's heart, Stairway to Heaven.

Private collection in New York, New York
  • mixed media on mylar mounted wood
  • dress is pure, genuine mother of pearl
  • 36" x 36"
  • There walks a lady we all know
    Who Shines white light and wants to show
    How ev'rything still turns to gold.
    And she's buying a stairway to heaven.

    -Led Zeppelin, Stairway to Heaven

_________________

"Nadia"

This commissioned portrait piece was inspired by my previous painting entitled, "River Dancer".

 Private collection in New Delhi, India
  • Mixed Media on Mylar Mounted Wood
  • dress is pure, genuine abalone shell
  • 36" x 36"
  • This painting celebrates the sensuality of the female form and the gracefulness of movement. She is an extension of the stream's flow of swirling water dancing around her.

_________________

"The Donut Experiment"

Commissioned by a loving husband and wife in honor of opening up their dream Donut Shop together on Clearwater Beach.

 On Public Display at the Donut Experiment on Clearwater Beach, Florida
  • Mixed Media on Mylar Mounted Plexiglass
  • Metallic Leafing around the Donuts
  • 44" x 42"
  • This painting done in hyper-realism celebrates the joy of these colorful, decadent dessert pastries.

_________________

"Naiad"

This commissioned painting was inspired by my other piece entitled, "Mon'Amie".

 Private collection in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Mixed Media on Mylar Mounted Wood
  • Bodice is pure, genuine mother of pearl
  • 72" x 42"
  • In Greek mythology, Naiads were nymphs who presided over small bodies of fresh water-- which were thought to be endowed with inspirational, medicinal, or prophetic powers. Thus the Naiads were in association with divinities of fertility and growth.

_________________