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Illustrating the Lost Continent

Here's a little teaser video I produced to show you how I make my dinosaur paintings. (Link to video) Late last year, Scientific American magazine asked me to paint two dinosaur scenes for an article called "Lost Continent," about the amazing recent discoveries of paleontologist Scott Samson in the western USA. The illustrations will appear in the next (March) issue of Scientific American.
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The State of Representational Painting Today

Arts : Bad at Sports Blog (3 weeks ago)

My relationship with representational painting must be a common one:  drawn in, as a child, by the painted illustrations in books about dinosaurs, in particular.  Who hasn’t been awed by the “gee whiz!” factor of an impressive piece... Read Post

Artist James Gurney shows his dinosaur painting process

Odd : Boing Boing (3 years ago)

My friend, James Gurney (creator of the stunning Dinotopia series of books), is one heck of an illustrator. In this video, he goes through his process of painting a dinosaur scene. A couple of months ago, Scientific American magazin... Read Post

Chalk studies for lost paintings by Benjamin West sell for £138,880 at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions

Arts : Artdaily (2 days ago)

In the wake of Old Masters Week, two original chalk studies for lost paintings by Benjamin West found impressive price tags at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions? sale of Watercolours, Drawings & Prints, selling for a combined total of... Read Post

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