Between 2007 and 2015 I did a series on Ancestors. My parents had recently died and I wanted to honor them and other Ancestors. I’d also had two brothers die at an early age, so it was a way of processing my memories of them. A few of the paintings included self portraits such as… Continue reading Ancestors and Self
In 2010 to 2014 I did a series of Ancestor paintings using vintage family photographs. In July, I reused one of those photos and painted this piece of my mom and older brother Dennis when he was a baby, circa 1944.