Archive for the Paintings Category

Posted in Paintings on November 1, 2011 by salerno1887
watercolor, granduer

9X11"

2011. My submission for the Mills Pond House Gallery’s “Midnight Oils” exhibit.

Gargoyle Falling

Posted in Paintings on January 6, 2011 by salerno1887
gargoyle falling

11X17"

December 2010, ink and watercolor. Drawings of horses and dogs were used as references to draw the musculature.

Chained Together

Posted in Paintings on October 13, 2010 by salerno1887
chained together painting

20X20"

September 2010, acrylic paint. Done for “The Peace Project” art exhibit sponsored by The Whole 9. For this piece, symbolism substituted for realism. The inspiration came from a story in which people chained together at a banquet table must cooperate or starve.

Woman

Posted in Paintings on January 27, 2010 by salerno1887
woman
18X21″

December 2008. Acrylic paint.

Clouded Leopard

Posted in Paintings on January 27, 2010 by salerno1887
clouded leapard

26X30"

 

May 2009, watercolor. Scientific illustration of an endangered species of leopard. This one and the rhinoceros viper presented challenges in light and color gradation.

Rhinoceros Viper

Posted in Paintings on January 27, 2010 by salerno1887
rhinoceros viper
26X30″

May 2009, watercolor. A scientifically accurate painting of an actual species of snake.