The Musician’s Life – A Drawing a Day for 30 Days (At Least 1 a Day)

It’s my second batch of 30 days a drawing.  At least one a day. This time I ended up with 32 sketches.   I focused more on the musician’s creative process and lifestyle. Enjoy!… Continue reading

One a Day for 30 Days Concert Drawing Greeting Cards

I challenged myself mid January to do a drawing a day for 30 days.  So I had some mixed media cards and decided to dig into my hard drive of concert photos and… Continue reading

The Painted Celebrity Head Shots

Celebrity head shots redone as paintings from photos I took of these fancy people at events in the early 2000s. I tried to pick quirky, fun shots instead of serious, glamorous poses.  Apologies… Continue reading

A Sunday Comic Strip for Your Pleasure

A chuckle or a groan…  

Ma Maison – 8X10 Acrylic on Canvas Panels

Bienvenue!  Here’s my latest project of my home done on 8×10 canvas panels.  I really enjoyed doing these paintings as they were smaller and faster to complete.  I also really enjoyed focusing in… Continue reading

Paris – Summer 2016 Collection

Finished paintings from this Summer of Paris.  The collection is available for purchase as a single painting or get the whole collection of five.  Contact me at: info@tearntan.com for price inquiry. 2016 ©… Continue reading

Musée de Montmartre and Some Street Art in Porte de Saint-Ouen

I made it out to Montmartre today, but did not get a chance to visit the Bateau Lavoir.  That’s okay, because I really wanted to go to the Musée de Montmartre.  The museum… Continue reading

Marais Street Art, Paris, France

More, more, more!  Off today just a few steps from where I’m staying, head southeast from Canal Saint-Martin through Republique and you’ll find these pieces of art on the outskirts of Le Marais. … Continue reading

Quartier Saint-George Street Art, Paris, France

Some photos from today of Quartier Saint-George and the surrounding area.  I got off at Pigalle and walked around before getting a sandwich at Gustave Claps.  I left the name of the streets on… Continue reading

Canal Saint-Martin Street Art, Paris, France

I’m back in Paris!  This time I’m hanging out in my new favorite neighborhood, Canal Saint-Martin.   I’m doing some more street art adventures and here’s what I found yesterday  just a few blocks… Continue reading

Brick Lane Street Art, London, UK

I was told if you wanted to find good street art in London, one should head to Brick Lane.  So off I went!  After a block or two you’ll come across many side… Continue reading

In Antecessum (The Anticipation) – 16X20 Acrylic on Canvas (AND The Hand Collection Spring/Summer 2016)

Here’s the final piece of my hand project.  In Antecessum (The Anticipation) shows thumbs twiddling with a small chain watch on the side symbolizing the wait that we all have experienced.  It’s up… Continue reading

Ad ubi? (Where to?) Just Get Me to the Other Side – 16X20 Acrylic on Canvas

My next piece completed last week.  A pair of hands try to help another set of hands get over a wall to freedom.  Trump approved?  Most likely not.  It’s not necessarily that “wall”… Continue reading

Omnis (All)16X20 Acrylic on Canvas

When I first completed this piece in April I wasn’t very keen on it.  I’m not sure why.  I wasn’t even planning on doing a blog post about it.  But today I took… Continue reading

Ironia (A Cozy Morning in Aleppo) 16X20 Acrylic on Canvas

When I first started this painting the idea was to have a hand holding a cup with a latte and some pretty heart shaped latte art on it.  It was a dedication to… Continue reading

Arles – Spring 2016 Collection

My Arles Spring 2016 Painting collection now available for purchase.  Arles is a beautiful city in the South of France along the Rhone River with a wonderful history, beautifully captured by Van Gogh… Continue reading

Paris – Spring 2016 Collection

A few paintings I did while in Paris.  It’s nice to feel productive when you’re on vacation.  I have very little experience doing scenics and scenes. The only one I recall doing was… Continue reading

Arles Street Art, Arles, France.

Arles, France is a beautiful city in the South of France.  It’s buildings and passages are just like Paris as well.  I really enjoyed it there and the visit to Pont Van Gogh… Continue reading

In the Studio, Dans l’ Atelier – The Artist Photographed From Ingres to Jeff Koons at the Petit Palais at the Musee des Beaux Arts de la Ville de Paris

Some photos from a few of my favorite pieces at the current exhibit for Dans l’ Atelier, In the Studio – The artist photographed from Ingres to Jeff Koons at the Petit Palais at the… Continue reading

Suscipio (Up) 16X20 Acrylic on Canvas

Finished this week, a painting of two hands/arms holding on to each other for help.  Suscipio is Latin, and means up – take up, lift up, receive. I wanted to create a piece… Continue reading