Sunset At The Beach

Sunset At The Beach by Frank Deardurff

In this Sunset At The Beach painting I learned about light and refraction. The crashing waves are not as smooth as I would like but I do like how the sun reflects off the wet sand.

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Abstract Moon Scape

Abstract landscape painting by Frank Deardurff

Another Abstract Moon Scape landscape piece as I learn from another tutorial. Several elements I like from this one. Made me think of Led Zeppelin’s “Misty Mountain Hop” song.

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Moons Over The Mountains

Moons Over The Mountains

A simple tutorial playing with shapes. I like the abstract element of this Moons Over The Mountains painting. Tried some different effects with the moon and stars in this landscape part of this as well.

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City Cat In The Window

Cat in the window - Art work by Frank Deardurff

This is a new style for me to try based on some tutorials on YouTube. It’s kind of dark in the corner but there is a cat in the window there. Simple but learned some cool techniques. It seems each artist has their own way of doing things.

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Late Evening Sun

This one was fun to do still learning depth and lighting with these tutorials. I love late afternoon/evening as the clouds play with the sunlight.

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Cloudy Sunset

Cloudy Sunset

This art work is based on a tutorial I watched on Youtube. Of course I’ve made my own modifications to make it my own. It was a working on learning more about lighting, shadows and textures. I enjoy sunsets and I feel that cloudy sunsets have more appeal as it adds more colors, textures. Clouds…

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Papa Bear and the 3 Grand Cubs

Papa bear and the 3 grand cubs

My latest digital painting I was inspired by a print in a hobby store but wanted to add a splash of color instead of just a grey sky. And, I wanted to symbolize me with my grandkids. This was done with my iPad and Apple Pencil in the Procreate app. Such a great way to…

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