I was asked to do a painting of some friends for a commissioned birthday gift. He had asked for him and his wife's heads in the place of the classic American Gothic painting by Grant Wood. This was a really fun one to paint as it had been awhile since I had painted people. Getting the likeness correct is always the hardest part!
Some people have asked why I paint the background of my pet portraits red, then cover them up with a different color later. This is a great question!Read More