Amanda-portrait in mural on canvas. Process and installation.

Provence mural on canvas with Trompe l’Oeil wall : progress photos of my work on that mural and installation . One of my favorite murals on canvas which I painted several years ago. That commission was for a French restaurant in Tampa Bay area. On the top photo: owner of that restaurant with his daughterContinue reading “Amanda-portrait in mural on canvas. Process and installation.”

Eyes of the portrait are watching you. Story about my painting at Bella’s Restaurant. Tampa, Florida

Art for sale * Portraits/Commissions * Trompe l’Oeil * News * About * Classes *Murals * Archive * Contact Interesting story about that portrait-commission which I painted recently. Did you experienced in museums that the eyes in the portraits of great masters are alive and look back at you, and follow you if you walkContinue reading “Eyes of the portrait are watching you. Story about my painting at Bella’s Restaurant. Tampa, Florida”

Bill Shumate. Celebration and Portrait Unveiling at Restaurant Bella’s. New painting

Today great South Tampa restaurant Bella’s celebrated 35 anniversary and honored memory of Bill Shumate. And unveiling of his portrait which I completed recently. The ceremony of that celebration, the speeches and unveiling of the portrait were emotional and beautiful. It was an honor. PS restaurant Bella’s is one of the oldest restaurants in Tampa.Continue reading “Bill Shumate. Celebration and Portrait Unveiling at Restaurant Bella’s. New painting”

Portrait of Alfanos at restaurant “Alfano’s”. Clearwater Florida

Please do not forget to vote for me- i’s easy! Click here –> Recently I was invited to that wonderful restaurant to see my painting which is framed now and on display at Alfano’s restaurant. On that photo – I am with owners of that restaurant and my painting of them. Below – is aContinue reading “Portrait of Alfanos at restaurant “Alfano’s”. Clearwater Florida”

Updated portrait on new painting “Life, Love and Restaurant”.

I worked on my painting of “Life, Love and Restaurant” and introducing here detail of a new version of it. That painting is about two owners of the restaurant “Alfano’s” in Clearwater Florida. After I came back from Salon I realized that I have a better reference photo of Linda – where she looks straightContinue reading “Updated portrait on new painting “Life, Love and Restaurant”.”