PAINTING STORY: Gnarly Octopus and the Dirty Heads Summer Tour

“Three-fifths of an octopus’ neurons are not in their brain, but in their arms; each arm has a mind of its own.”  Sy Montgomery GNARLY OCTOPUS is painted on at 24″ x 36″ Fredrix Canvas, mixed media.   The painting is a play on the band Dirty Heads’ mascot, the octopus.  In this painting, the octopus […]

PAINTING STORY: Singing “Schrooms” for the Magical Butter Sublime with Rome Dirty Heads Summer Tour

“Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction.”  E.O. Wilson The Singing Schrooms is painted on a 36″x24″ canvas, using mixed media. Scroll down in this post to see a live video of me painting this art piece. Singing Schrooms is one of three illustrations I created for a concert tour poster for […]

Eddie Vedder’s OHANA FESTIVAL Dana Point August 2016 – Illustration Artwork

If I’m not on tour , I’m in nature somewhere, usually some kind of ocean.  It’s a tremendous opportunity to be able to spend your life being surrounded by nature.”   Eddie Vedder As huge Pearl Jam fans, Drew and I were so excited when Eddie Vedder’s people called to have Drew create the artwork […]

CASE STUDY: SOWFLO Album and CD Cover Artwork 2016

CASE STUDY:  SOWFLO Album and CD Cover for their 2016 release titled SUCH IS LIFE. WHEN: January 2016 CLIENT: SOWFLO MISSION: SOWFLO is a South Florida American reggae band.  They were releasing a new album titled “SUCH IS LIFE ” and wanted an illustration that would be so unique and full of life that it would add to […]