PORTFOLIO HIGHLIGHTS

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

2014 Digital 23" x 43" "Sunrise" has long been one of my favorite films -- as well as a giant of the silent film era. I wanted to give it the "epic" poster it never had. It was also an experiment in dealing with a new digital form of image manipulation, as I tried to give it a silkscreen / woodcut effect, using a palette of only nine colors for a nostalgic feel.

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Detail So honored to have my poster on display for the Oscar's 90th anniversary screening of F.W. Murnau's SUNRISE (1927) at the Samuel Goldwyn Theatre, Monday, March 26th, 2018, and presented by the AMPAS.

Gateway to NIMH

Gateway to NIMH

2001 Acrylics & colored pencil on paper. 18" x 24" This art remains one of my personal favorites, and I gave a print to animators Don Bluth and Gary Goldman. It's been featured within The Hollywood Reporter (accompanying an article about the NIMH remake), and, more recently, Intrada's 2015 remastered edition of Jerry Goldsmith's score. While at Disney I rendered this into a 3D comp in After Effects. Go to my ANIMATION page to see it.

Gateway to NIMH

Gateway to NIMH

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Raiders "Circus Style" poster

Raiders "Circus Style" poster

2008, revised 2015. Oils on canvas board, with digital elements and addition in acrylics. 24" x 36" Inspired by the famous Star Wars "Circus Style" poster by Drew Struzan and Charlie White III. More on this image can be found on the ART TECHNIQUE page.

Raiders "Circus Style" poster

Raiders "Circus Style" poster

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Harry Potter Parrish

Harry Potter Parrish

2011 Acrylic on canvas 24" x 30" I revisited my 2001 painting for a special gallery exhibit of Harry Potter artwork -- only this time the project took far, far longer than a week to finish! Inspiration taken from Annie Leibowitz photo of actor Daniel Radcliffe set against backdrop inspired by Maxfield Parrish's Ecstasy (1929).

Harry Potter Parrish

Harry Potter Parrish

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Dragon's Lair

Dragon's Lair

2015 Pencil and gouache on paper, with digital coloring. 18" x 24" Time to be Daring! Dirk's pose here relied on a patchwork of different source elements from the DRAGON'S LAIR comic book, drawn by Fabio Laguna. It's only fitting that I give credit where credit is due.

Dragon's Lair

Dragon's Lair

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The Three Thorns

The Three Thorns

BOOK COVER: "The Brotherhood and the Shield: The Three Thorns" 2013 Acrylic and colored pencil on canvas board, with digital enhancements. 24" x 30" My personal favorite of the covers I submitted, this one done for free after I was dissatisfied with my previous efforts. Oddly enough, the publisher went with the original (and in my opinion, lesser) design, deeming this to be too scary. But the author loved it so much he used it as the central image for the book series' website.

The Lost Prince

The Lost Prince

BOOK COVER: "The Brotherhood and the Shield: The Lost Prince" 2010 Acrylic and colored pencil on masonite board, with digital enhancements. 18 " x 24"

Indy XX

Indy XX

2001 Acrylic and colored pencil on paper. 18"x24" Sold to private collection. This artwork was used for a special fan festival.

The Fellowship

The Fellowship

2002-2003 Oil on canvas. 48" x 24" First experiment with oils. Project for self-promotion.

The Fellowship

The Fellowship

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The Fellowship

The Fellowship

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Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory

Gouache on paper 30 x 11 1/2" 2017 Done for a Kubrick-themed art show. The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Awaits alike th'inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave.

Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory

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Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark 1998-2000 Acrylic and colored pencil on board. 20" x 22" Sold to private collection.

Superman

Superman

2005-2006 Gouache on watercolor canvas board 16'"x 20" I gave this painting to the SMALLVILLE production offices on the show's 10th season. It was an experiment to paint in the style of Alex Ross.

The Unfortunates

The Unfortunates

BOOK COVER: "The Unfortunates" 2005 Oils on masonite board. 18" x 24"

Rope

Rope

2008 Digital. Spoof of Shepard Fairey's "Hope" poster.

True Adventure: The Key to Eternity

True Adventure: The Key to Eternity

MOVIE POSTER: "True Adventure: The Key to Eternity" 2014 Acrylics & colored pencil on paper, with digital additions. 20" x 29"

Indyfans - Big Newport version

Indyfans - Big Newport version

MOVIE POSTER: INDYFANS (Big Newport festival premiere) 2008 Pen & Ink with Digital coloring. 27" x 40"

McDaniel Coat of Arms

McDaniel Coat of Arms

2016 Digital with drawn elements.

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