[This post contains 11 images] I was one of those artists who avoided painting roses for many years. The first few miserable attempts I made, I found myself drowning in petals. It was all too confusing to say the least - the way the petals slip in behind each other - the gentle tapering curves... Continue Reading →
[Art and Poetry. This blog contains a poem and image of a Sloth, painted in oils.] As I live in South Africa, the sloth was never on my list of animals to paint. It is usually lions, elephants, buck etc., however, I was looking around for a very furry animal to paint and came across... Continue Reading →
I keep digital art 'real', and would be able to recreate each creation onto canvas using brush and paint.
This post was originally published on 7/9/2017. Updated on 15/10/2018. Birds have that something that is a little more challenging for me as an artist than most subjects. I am a bird-lover and I guess the main reason why I am attracted to birds, besides their beauty is their happiness! Painting and photographing birds have filled many... Continue Reading →
He [God] spoke and galaxies whirled into place, stars burned in the heavens, and planets began orbiting their suns - words of awesome, unlimited, unleashed power. He spoke again and the waters and lands were filled with plants and creatures, running, swimming, growing, multiplying - words of animating, breathing, pulsing life. Again he spoke and man... Continue Reading →
Hello! My name is Eli! I am a brand new bear for a brand new baby. I was painted in oils by the artist Caroline Street. Do you want your old Teddy Bear painted - you know, that old teddy you have stashed in storage, covered in wrapping and moth balls, hoping he does not fall... Continue Reading →
Wildlife has always featured in my life. I have a special place in my heart for rhinos as do many South Africans because they are such amazing animals which are being consistently wiped out due to poaching. I grew up next to the Kruger National Park in South Africa, which is 500 meters from my... Continue Reading →
I have drawn/painted over 500 pieces of traditional art in most genre's in all sorts of mediums. I am a bit obsessive in experiencing everything art has to offer, so it was not much of a surprise that I would try digital art, after all, we are living in the age of technology and trying... Continue Reading →