Monday, January 8, 2007

art for your pocket

I forgot that i created this blog to post my art stuff.. this is what i spent December working on, two full-size paintings that will be magically shrunken and coated w/ vinyl. They'll be reproduced as limited-edition wallets for Poketo, the fabulous purveyors of affordable, transportational art. What else has been going on? My new favorite project: pet portraiture. Here's the first one I've done in (hopefully) a long series to come.. his name is Alfredo, he is a 15-year-old Chihuahua mix. I tried to celebrate his Mexican heritage in the details. He belongs to my friend Jamie, who received this painting for xmas from her rad friend (and my patron/landlord) Dave: