Category: Portraits

Portrait of William Viles

A commissioned portrait of William Viles for the Elsie and William Viles Charitable Foundation.  A companion piece to Portrait of Elsie Viles. oil on canvas, 2017, 32 x 24 inches

Portrait of Elsie Viles

A commissioned portrait of Elsie Viles for the Elsie and William Viles Charitable Foundation.  A companion piece to Portrait of William Viles. oil on canvas, 2017, 32 x 24 inches

McKee Family, Summer Porch

family portrait oil on canvas, 36 x 42

The Lacasse Boys

Portrait of the the Lacasse boys in Italy. Oil on canvas

Vincent Millay

Portrait of Edna St Vincent Millay, oil on canvas 2017 I painted this portrait for the Millay Poetry Festival in Rockland, Maine in 2017.  This is my vision of what she might have looked like had she not died in

self portrait

oil on canvas, 20 x 24 inches

Bear Hunting, Moxie Gore

new portrait commission, 2016 36 x 36 inches, Acrylic on canvas.

At Old Orchard Beach

A commissioned portrait of a mother and daughter at Old Orchard Beach in Maine.

Lili Charles

Portrait of Lili Charles, oil on canvas, 22 x 40 inches, 2013 This is a man I met on Virgin Gorda and he posed while I did some sketches in watercolor and pencil.  Then I painted this oil upon returning

Portrait of Jenny

Shown and sold at the 2005 Contemporary Realism Show, Center for Living Arts, Mobile, Alabama.  The use of wax medium (beeswax melted in turpentine) facilitates the more open treatment, allowing a watercolor like fluidity, while retaining the richness of oil. 

Daniel Wathen, Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court 1992-2001

This large oil portrait of Maine’s Chief Justice Daniel Wathen has a picture of a Harley Davidson rider cleverly concealed in the gleam on one of the chair arms.  A man of great force of character and integrity, who once

Wedding Portrait

Wedding Portrait of Helen

This classic wedding portrait was painted in a manner reminiscent of John Singer Sargent as a wedding gift to a family friend known since childhood.   The bride wears a white lace gown passed down from her mother and grandmother.

“Sunday Morning” Langsdorf Family Portrait

Family of Stephen Langsdorf, former city attorney for Augusta, the capitol city of Maine.  Although the Lansdorfs live in a house of breathtaking beauty filled with antiques and art, their personal lifestyle has always been casual, friendly and accessible.  After