Portraits

I have tried to capture the personality and gesture of my subject in these portraits of family and friends who either posed for a time or were photographed candidly.

Rachel, 2017, oil on canvas, 45" x 30"

Rachel, 2017, oil on canvas, 45" x 30"

Tony Gonzales, 2011, oil on linen, 27" x 22" (private collection)

Tony Gonzales, 2011, oil on linen, 27" x 22" (private collection)

Meg Harper, 1011, oil paint on linen, 20" x 16"

Meg Harper, 1011, oil paint on linen, 20" x 16"

Contemplation, 2011, oil on linen, 20" x 16"

Contemplation, 2011, oil on linen, 20" x 16"

Mitch, 2017, oil on canvas board, 12" x 9" (private collection)

Mitch, 2017, oil on canvas board, 12" x 9" (private collection)

Summertime, 2009, oil paint on canvas, 40" x 41"

Summertime, 2009, oil paint on canvas, 40" x 41"

Joan, 2012, oil paint on canvas, 20" x 16"

Joan, 2012, oil paint on canvas, 20" x 16"

Italian Man, 2010, oil paint on canvas, 24" x 19"

Italian Man, 2010, oil paint on canvas, 24" x 19"

The Indian Vest, 2011, oil paint on linen, 38" x 54", (private collection)

The Indian Vest, 2011, oil paint on linen, 38" x 54", (private collection)

Flamenco, 2012 oil paint on linen, 39.5 x 28"

Flamenco, 2012 oil paint on linen, 39.5 x 28"