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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  • Rod Jones Art Studio Blog http://www.rodjonesartistblog.com/

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

LATEST ARTICLES ( 92 )

  • 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
  • Night of the Black Panthers

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Type: Painting Here kitty, kitty…a frightening painting unless you are Cat People. Read more

    Posted on 25 April 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Rod Jones Artist #HatTip2U

    Why Do I Use the Tipping Hat as My Profile Pic? The #1 reason it has always reminded me of graciousness and respect. Growing up as I did, I had the opportunity... Read more

    Posted on 20 April 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • SW 1800’s

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: I have spent a good portion of my life traveling around and visiting many towns and national... Read more

    Posted on 10 April 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • View of Spring

    Size (h w d):36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium:Oil on Canvas Description:A non-saccharine approach to spring – View of Spring allows the viewer a snippet of spring, almos... Read more

    Posted on 05 April 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Crown of Thorns

    Crown of Thorns Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas   Description: Certainly billions of Christians around the world observe Holy Week in... Read more

    Posted on 28 March 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Imaginary Bliss

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Can you express 5 things in your life that created total bliss? That in itself can be a joyful experience,... Read more

    Posted on 21 March 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • By the Light of the Silvery Moon

    Size (h w d):36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium:Oil on Canvas Description:On a late evening, not so long ago, I was looking out my studio window at the surrounding forest. Read more

    Posted on 05 March 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Jardin Des Tuileries

    Size (h w d):40 x 30 x 0.75 in Medium:oil on canvas Description:The painting owes its name to the Jardin des Tuileries Garden. Read more

    Posted on 02 March 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Unwitting Wildwood

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: People who research such things, I believe they are called dendrologist, tell us that trees... Read more

    Posted on 17 February 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE