Entries by alex

Happy July!

Happy July you guys! Let the sun shine in! This is my portrait of FANNY. Fanny recently returned to the light, but she is being remembered and celebrated in many ways, especially by @katenoon, her BFF. 12”x12”, oil on canvas.

Portrait of Kade and Nick

This is a portrait that I painted 6 (!) years ago for @karlgaj and Larissa Kokernot of their two boys Kade and Nick. I just saw them all a couple of weeks ago at a going away party in LA as the whole fam is moving to Minneapolis. Needless to say the two boys have changed […]

Scout the Kitty

Happy June! This is my recent Portrait of SCOUT the Kitty. Scout’s BFF @lizsteinglass was a very dear friend of mine at John Burroughs School, where I will be having a one person show in the Fall. Liz and I used to spend a lot of time in the painting studio, and shared a deep love […]

Catskill Landspace

This is the landscape commission that I recently finished for my dear friends @jscott.lemen and @lindalemen. I tried to capture my favorite time of year for them, the light coming through the leaves on a perfect, crisp late October day. Catskill’s II Oil on canvas, 36”x30

May Flowers!

April showers bring May flowers… Happy May Day! This is LILY, the labradoodle, her friend @mollycs and I have been friends since we were 12 year olds winning record albums (Supertramp?) for our dance moves in a church basement in St. Louis.

My dog Sally

My dog Sally is my master. She communicates through meaning soaked stares like this one.

Ladybird of the High Desert

Introducing Judy Ladybird of Austin Texas, my latest portrait. This elegant lady is the beloved friend of Maria Elena Grado, owner of @thelemonleaf, the most delicious bistro in the High Desert of Southern California. Oil on canvas, 12”x12”. .

Davis and Ford

My latest portrait is of DAVIS AND FORD, the adorable sons of Aileen and @brentfontana and sister of CHARLIE. 20”x16”, oil on canvas.

Buster the Bijon-Poodle

Merry month of March! This is BUSTER, the Bijon/Poodle mix. He lives in Northern Cal with his pal @upstartmodern and family. I’m guessing he has lots of personality.