Your shopping cart is empty.
"Working with acrylics and glazes on Plexiglas allows me to indulge in a true visual feast."
First, thank you so much for spending some time with my work!
I have been painting on acrylic panels (commonly known as "Plexiglas") for more than a decade. My work is non-representational - it's about the colors, the shapes and lines, contrasts and subtleties, depths and movements within the paintings. By working with acrylic paints and glazes on Plexiglas, light appears to emanate from within the painting and the unique textures invite the viewers' visual caress. (One is always tempted to touch the surface of my work.)
And while we indulge in the beauty and drama of the visual, our very human instinct is to seek out even greater meaning within the image. It becomes what we feel and associate and think about what we see. My most successful pieces are those that invite the viewer to interact not only with the visual elements, but with the emotional, intellectual, and spiritual associations they experience through the work.
I came to paint on acrylic panels while on a quest to paint with the purity of color one finds on a computer screen. My work is something of a contemporary update of the color-field painters of the mid 20th century, but it's also influenced by a pioneer of abstract art, Wassily Kandinsky, as well as the minimalist Donald Judd. The works of Hans Hoffman, Helen Frankenthaler, Jackson Pollack and Mark Rothko have inspired me tremendously.
My paintings are created essentially by mixing acrylic paint with special glaze mediums and pouring the mixtures onto my acrylic panels. I manipulate the panels to mix the wet paints together and then allow the paint to dry. Once dry, the process begins again, as I connect with each layer of paint and build upon it. Chance and gravity play a role in the creation of all my paintings. I have experimented with building paintings with several acrylic panels, removing the dried paint and cutting/shaping it, etc.
Painting is my second career. I worked in corporate America for more than 15 years before starting a family. I chose to stay home with my young children, and as they grew I returned to school part time to study art and design. After seven years, I earned my BFA from Texas State University-San Marcos in 2008. My work has been shown in galleries in Texas, Atlanta and Virginia, with my first solo show at The Radius Gallery in San Antonio in 2009.
This presence of this badge signifies that this business has officially registered with the Art Storefronts Organization and has an established track record of selling art.
It also means that buyers can trust that they are buying from a legitimate business. Art sellers that conduct fraudulent activity or that receive numerous complaints from buyers will have this badge revoked. If you would like to file a complaint about this seller, please do so here.
This website provides a secure checkout with SSL encryption.
This is only visible to you because you are logged in and are authorized to manage this website. This message is not visible to other website visitors.
Click on any Image to continue
The above preview shows how to use the live preview on this website. The image displayed is just an example, and is not available for sale.
This means you can use the camera on your phone or tablet and superimpose any piece of art onto a wall inside of your home or business.
To use this feature, Just look for the "Live Preview AR" button when viewing any piece of art on this website!
Below, select which favorite lists you would like to save this product into.
Sign up for my email updates which share work-in-progress, new work and products, my creative process, and event updates. Enjoy access to content and offers not available anywhere else. As a welcome gift, I'll send you a 20% discount code by email good for your first purchase online.
I love sharing my work and hope you find value in my newsletter. But rest assured, you can unsubscribe at any time.