Sometimes I just create images from bits and pieces of things I collect and save,like tree bark.
Posts Tagged ‘portrait’
Tags: art, design, graphic-art, John Foster Dyess, life, portrait, self portrait, tree bark, triangle shapes
Tags: art, John Foster Dyess, life, model painting, Palmer-Prism-Tempera, portrait, tempera portrait, Webster-Groves-Christian-Church
This painting from a model was painted at Webster Groves Christian Church along with six other artists. I painted the model from life during four 20 minute sessions. and finished it in my home working from a photograph I took of the model. I used Palmer Prism Tempera paint on mat board.The size of the painting is 21″ x 22.5″ .
Tags: John Foster Dyess, Pastel drawing, pastel drawing of a man, pastel-portrait, portrait
I’m going to be sharing my pastel drawings from life for a while on my blog. Painting and drawing models from life is what I enjoy doing the most.
Tags: Birthday Celebration, Civil Rights Walk of Fame, entertainment, music, portrait, singing, Tony Bennett
I enjoyed watching the Tony Bennett Birthday celebration on NBC tonight. I created this portrait of Tony Bennett about 10 years ago,which was one of about 35 portraits I did for a traveling exhibit of inductees into the Civil Rights Walk of Fame ,which was sponsored by Anheuser Busch.
Tags: art,John_Dyess, painting from a model, portrait, tempera-painting
Tags: male, model, painting, Painting by John Dyess, portrait, Webster-Groves-Christian-Church
The portrait of Tony was painted during a drawing and painting session at Webster Groves Christian Church and was attended by other artists that are members of a drawing and painting meetup group in the St.Louis,Missouri area. This session was for two hours. Painting size is 16″wide by 20″high and is painted with poster paint on canvas.
Tags: African-American, art, John_Dyess, oil-on-canvas, portrait
This 1978 portrait from life was painted using crayons mixed with oil paint, thinned with turpentine on canvas board. 18″wide by 19.5″high.
Tags: bright-colors, contemporary-art, hands, portrait, self portrait