Rodjonesartist

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From Camera to Brush – Making the Transition From Photographer to Contemporary Abstract Painter, art commentary and inspiration.


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    From Camera to Brush – Making the Transition From Photographer to Contemporary Abstract Painter, art commentary and inspiration.

LATEST ARTICLES ( 101 )

  • My Sin

    Size (h w d): 36 x 24 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Provocatively named, this painting conjures up a playful mystery, it’s  slightly intense and held... Read more

    Posted on 17 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Vigorocity

    Size: 24” x 30” x 1.5” Oil on Canvas Art can be a vicarious experience perhaps more for the viewer than the artist that created it. Art triggers relatable... Read more

    Posted on 13 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Quarry

    Size: 24” x 30” x 1.5” Oil on Canvas After the creation of this painting I found myself thinking of the movie Fountainhead from the book by Ayn Rand,... Read more

    Posted on 07 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Winds of Fall

    Size (h w d): 24 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: For me…”It’s the most wonderful time of the year”. Fall…Fall…Fall…in the mountains. Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Frost Works

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas “This painting has a lot of subtleties that can only be seen in person. Most of Rod’s artworks are always... Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Caravans

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/IMG_0015.mp4 Caravans 24” x 36” oil on canvas Most artists love to expound upon the fact that they go... Read more

    Posted on 06 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Spring Arrives

    Size (h w d): 40 x 30 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: As we feel Fall is rapidly approaching, I for one will long for a repeat of the wonderful... Read more

    Posted on 30 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Rod Jones Artist Studio

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/IMG_0380-1.mp4 When it comes to an artist’s studio I am proud to say my brushes and I have been eagerly... Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • I Spy and So Can You

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/IMG_0370.mp4 Sometimes an intimate detail of a painting in motion captivates the mind’s eye. Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Art Triumphs Where Memory Fails

    One ​night ​when ​I ​was ​walking ​down ​the ​Champ ​Elysees ​I ​looked ​up ​at ​the ​Arc de ​Triomphe. Witnessing ​various ​people ​and ​I ​suspect ​many... Read more

    Posted on 08 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Candy Devonchensey

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description:  An unusual name for a painting perhaps…but there is a bit of a back story here. Everyone... Read more

    Posted on 01 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Thoughts Within

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: The modern “selfie” of thoughts reflections, this painting reveals and expresses by... Read more

    Posted on 25 July 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Josephine Baker

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: Why is this painting entitled Josephine Baker? Before the paint was even remotely dry and it... Read more

    Posted on 11 July 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • When America Weeps

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: Not since America’s Civil War has there been such a divide. Brother against brother all on... Read more

    Posted on 27 June 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Rue De Paris

    Size (h w d): 24 x 36 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Description:  An enchanting maze of Paris streets found their way onto my canvas. Read more

    Posted on 21 June 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Anomalous

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: Am I truly deviating from what is usual or normal in my paintings? Or is it just my... Read more

    Posted on 13 June 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Communique

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas A communique from where? Let the viewer interpret the message from within or from without. Read more

    Posted on 06 June 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • 12:15

    Size (h w d):18 x 24 in Medium:oil on canvas Description: Because I never seem to judge the amount of paint I’m mixing when working on a work of art, I... Read more

    Posted on 31 May 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Veiled Perceptions

    Veiled Perception Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: Our imagination knows no boundaries. Thoughts come and go. Some are generate... Read more

    Posted on 09 May 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Clicquot

    Cliquot Size (h w d):30 x 24 x 0.75 in Medium:oil on canvas Description: Tchin tchin to all my social followers! We can’t really share a classic champagne... Read more

    Posted on 03 May 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE