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 ( 65 )

  • Lavender Sage

    Size: 36″ x 48″ x 0.75″ Oil on Canvas Description: When I first completed this painting I thought to name it after Jackson Pollock’s famous... Read more

    Posted on 10 December 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Works in Progress

    A rare occasion that garnered a happy snap of me. The 8 paintings surrounding me are all works in progress. Normally i have 2 or 3, but this is a record for me. Read more

    Posted on 10 December 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Imaginary Tree

    Size: 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: I stand before you not in a shameful state of nakedness but most decidedly in full glory. Read more

    Posted on 18 November 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Missive From the Sea

    Size:48 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium:oil on canvas Description:The sea is clearly defined perpetuating a secure home for a pink coral reef filled messages from the... Read more

    Posted on 11 November 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Le Dejeuner Sur L’Herbe

    Size:36 x 48 x 0.75 in Medium:oil on canvas Description:A contemporary interpretation on a classic painting. This interpretation reflects on a truly abstract... Read more

    Posted on 11 November 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Valley of the Green Ghosts

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: On many walks through the forest, especially when all is still and nary a bird can be heard. Read more

    Posted on 11 November 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Reasons to Buy a Work of Art Created by Rod Jones Artist

    If you are someone who enjoys the visual arts, you most likely spend time and receive enjoyment by exploring art in all its forms. Read more

    Posted on 21 October 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Garden Shadows

    Size (h w d): 30 x 40 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: Sometimes a garden walk is about what you don’t see, what lingers in the shadows of the trees... Read more

    Posted on 19 October 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Moonrise Over Santa Fe

    Size: 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: When I was running my commercial photography studio, I had a slight envy of photographers who just mad... Read more

    Posted on 13 October 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Magnitude

    Size: 48 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: Beams of intense energy criss cross an expansive ground of blazing colors. The spacial quality... Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • The Lawrence Tree

    Size: 36 x 48 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: D.H Lawrence and Frieda Lawrence lived in a cabin near the tree, where Lawrence sat on an old wooden bench... Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Taranis

    Size: 48 x 60 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: In Celtic mythology Taranis was the god of Thunder worshiped in Gaul, Gallaecia and the The British... Read more

    Posted on 05 October 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Equation

    Size: 24 x 36 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: The first thing that you may notice when initially viewing this painting is the bold partition like forms... Read more

    Posted on 25 September 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Film Noir

    Size: 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: This piece depicts the stylish but yet intriguing mood of the Hollywood crime dramas of the 1940’s –... Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Amalgam

    Size: 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: This blend of spatial colors is an analogy clarifying two elements and comparing two elements in the... Read more

    Posted on 13 September 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Malachite

    Size: 24 x 30 x 0.75 in Medium: acrylic on canvas Description: It’s important to have colors and images in our lives that help us to energize, calm or nurture... Read more

    Posted on 02 September 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Ending on a Pink Note

    Size: 40 x 60 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: It has been rumored that if a guitar player hits the 20th fret of the high E string after a raw and... Read more

    Posted on 02 September 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • The Dream

    Size: 36 x 48 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: Reminiscent of a long afternoon nap in the sun. Leaves fluttering overhead in the warm summer... Read more

    Posted on 02 September 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Justice

    Size: 40 x 40 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: Although the judicial system may be black and white, this painting depicts the “grey area” that is... Read more

    Posted on 25 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Turquoise Tree

    Size: 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: It has been said that turquoise unites heaven and earth, male and female. It is also associated with... Read more

    Posted on 25 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE