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Hey everyone, as mentioned in my intro post, I'm a professional visual artist and illustrator as well as a fine arts professor. I do a variety of artwork - some digital illustration, some oil painting, some gouache, some charcoal and graphite drawing, each with varying themes - mostly I stick to fantastical landscapes, but I also work heavily with the figure in a very academic sense. 

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21 hours ago, FatherAlabaster said:

Great stuff man! Especially your feel for color in landscape, just great the way you pull focus around with different value ranges. Very nice.

Thanks! Yeah, atmospheric perspective is one of my favorite things to utilize in creating landscapes. I'm a big fan of the Hudson River Valley guys, and that was one of their hallmarks for sure. Glad you like the work! 😁

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25 minutes ago, wayfaringstranger said:

Thanks! Yeah, atmospheric perspective is one of my favorite things to utilize in creating landscapes. I'm a big fan of the Hudson River Valley guys, and that was one of their hallmarks for sure. Glad you like the work! 😁

Landscape was something I neglected in college, to my detriment. I've done more of it (and gained a lot of respect for the challenges it poses) through doing illustration work, but I have a lot to learn. You've got a really nice sense of color and foreground/background motion, I really feel like I can move through the space.

What's your experience of teaching been like? I have a friend who teaches at a nearby college and a couple others who give private classes, and it was something I had wanted to do at one point, although that got pushed to the side when my son was born.

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