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 ( 57 )

  • 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
  • American July

    Size: 36″ x 48″ x 1.5″ Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: When the only music that might be fitting when viewing this painting is from George ... Read more

    Posted on 03 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Vinyl Record

    Size: 40″ x 30″ x 1.5″ Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: Listening to vinyl records has always brought a whole new meaning to hearing music. Read more

    Posted on 03 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Nocturnal Pictograph

    Size: 40″ x 30″ x 0.75″ Medium: oil on canvas Description: As Rod and his muse traveled extensively across the Southwest, he felt a kinship fo... Read more

    Posted on 03 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Dyslexia

    Size: 24″ x 30″ x 0.75″ Medium: oil on canvas Description: Many artists and creative people throughout the world seem to share a common... Read more

    Posted on 03 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Cascade Effect

    Size: 40″ x 30″ x 1.5″ Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: In a time where the world can communicate in an instant, the population of the... Read more

    Posted on 03 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Elements of Nature

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: You can see how the brush and colors of the mountain dominates the scene of nature. Letting on... Read more

    Posted on 03 July 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Crossing Point

    Size: 24″ x 24″ x 1.5″ Medium: oil on canvas Description: When navigating life sometimes the easiest path is not the correct path for you. Read more

    Posted on 28 June 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Catalina

    Size: 36″ x 24″ x 1.5″ Medium: oil on canvas Description: The Santa Catalina Islands off the coast of Southern California an idyllic, small... Read more

    Posted on 28 June 2017 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE