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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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Artist James Gurney shows his dinosaur painting process

Odd : Boing Boing (4 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

To Fund Scientific Research, Mystery Donor Gives University of Sydney Painting by Pablo Picasso

Arts : Artdaily (4 years ago)

SYDNEY (AP).- An anonymous American donor has given a Pablo Picasso painting worth millions to the University of Sydney on the condition the school use proceeds from the painting's sale to fund scientific research, officials said We... Read Post

The State of Representational Painting Today

Arts : Bad at Sports Blog (7 months 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

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