Katz's Deli Windows Underpainting
Katz's Deli Windows Underpainting

Work in progress - Houston St view of Katz's Deli in NYC.

February Pharmacy In Progress
February Pharmacy In Progress

Most paintings, I work evenly all over but for some, I complete sections as I work. On February Pharmacy, after completing the underpainting, I finished it off from right to left. 

5th Avenue Taxis Underpainting
5th Avenue Taxis Underpainting

First stage of a new, large work - 48" x 30"

Brooke By The Dock Underpainting
Brooke By The Dock Underpainting

This is the underpainting for a 6" square wood panel. 

Cogan Barn - Four States
Cogan Barn - Four States

This shows the 6" square wood panel painting at four various states of completion. The color tones vary and the warmth of the third stage was ultimately replaced by a cooler, crisper winter mood. 

Underpainting of Katz's Deli Interior
Underpainting of Katz's Deli Interior

Currently in progress piece. 

Arriving at Coney Island Underpainting
Arriving at Coney Island Underpainting

The underpainting for one of the illustrations in The Sound of All Things.

Sketch for Father and Son Ascending The Coaster
Sketch for Father and Son Ascending The Coaster

A concept sketch for an early piece for The Sound of All Things.

Underpainting for Brooklyn Bridge Morning
Underpainting for Brooklyn Bridge Morning

The first piece for The Sounds of All Things after completing the underpainting stage. 

French Grunt Stages
French Grunt Stages

This shows three stages of completion for my French Grunt (Yellow) 6" square wood panel painting, part of my Primary Fish series. 

Fanelli Cafe - Four Stages
Fanelli Cafe - Four Stages

This piece came into focus nicely over roughly four stages of completion. 

Fanelli Cafe Color Blocked
Fanelli Cafe Color Blocked

In progress, shortly after going into color. 

Fireworks - Sketch
Fireworks - Sketch

Early sketch for fireworks scene in The Sound of All Things. The decision was later made to remove the background attractions and leave just the fireworks and crowd. 

Fireworks - In Progress
Fireworks - In Progress

This was a roughed in stage sent to the publisher for any comments before proceeding to completion. 

Storyboard Wall - SOAT
Storyboard Wall - SOAT

This was my studio wall during the sketching phase of The Sound of All Things

Sound of All Things Reference
Sound of All Things Reference

A bunch of photos gathered while working on The Sound of All Things. The couple at the top are author Myron Uhlberg's parents. 

Palette Tupperware
Palette Tupperware

Color  palette for a painting, kept nice and  moist inside the tupperware container. 

Dominica Underpainting
Dominica Underpainting

The underpainting stage of my Dominica painting on canvas board.

Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk Underpainting
Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk Underpainting

An illustration from The Sound of All Things

Underpainting for Mother's Day at the Amusement Park
Underpainting for Mother's Day at the Amusement Park

Some of the ride in the final piece is the pure underpainting showing through. 

Café Moutarde Underpainting
Café Moutarde Underpainting

Wood panel gouache underpainting

Katz's Deli Windows Underpainting
February Pharmacy In Progress
5th Avenue Taxis Underpainting
Brooke By The Dock Underpainting
Cogan Barn - Four States
Underpainting of Katz's Deli Interior
Arriving at Coney Island Underpainting
Sketch for Father and Son Ascending The Coaster
Underpainting for Brooklyn Bridge Morning
French Grunt Stages
Fanelli Cafe - Four Stages
Fanelli Cafe Color Blocked
Fireworks - Sketch
Fireworks - In Progress
Storyboard Wall - SOAT
Sound of All Things Reference
Palette Tupperware
Dominica Underpainting
Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk Underpainting
Underpainting for Mother's Day at the Amusement Park
Café Moutarde Underpainting
Katz's Deli Windows Underpainting

Work in progress - Houston St view of Katz's Deli in NYC.

February Pharmacy In Progress

Most paintings, I work evenly all over but for some, I complete sections as I work. On February Pharmacy, after completing the underpainting, I finished it off from right to left. 

5th Avenue Taxis Underpainting

First stage of a new, large work - 48" x 30"

Brooke By The Dock Underpainting

This is the underpainting for a 6" square wood panel. 

Cogan Barn - Four States

This shows the 6" square wood panel painting at four various states of completion. The color tones vary and the warmth of the third stage was ultimately replaced by a cooler, crisper winter mood. 

Underpainting of Katz's Deli Interior

Currently in progress piece. 

Arriving at Coney Island Underpainting

The underpainting for one of the illustrations in The Sound of All Things.

Sketch for Father and Son Ascending The Coaster

A concept sketch for an early piece for The Sound of All Things.

Underpainting for Brooklyn Bridge Morning

The first piece for The Sounds of All Things after completing the underpainting stage. 

French Grunt Stages

This shows three stages of completion for my French Grunt (Yellow) 6" square wood panel painting, part of my Primary Fish series. 

Fanelli Cafe - Four Stages

This piece came into focus nicely over roughly four stages of completion. 

Fanelli Cafe Color Blocked

In progress, shortly after going into color. 

Fireworks - Sketch

Early sketch for fireworks scene in The Sound of All Things. The decision was later made to remove the background attractions and leave just the fireworks and crowd. 

Fireworks - In Progress

This was a roughed in stage sent to the publisher for any comments before proceeding to completion. 

Storyboard Wall - SOAT

This was my studio wall during the sketching phase of The Sound of All Things

Sound of All Things Reference

A bunch of photos gathered while working on The Sound of All Things. The couple at the top are author Myron Uhlberg's parents. 

Palette Tupperware

Color  palette for a painting, kept nice and  moist inside the tupperware container. 

Dominica Underpainting

The underpainting stage of my Dominica painting on canvas board.

Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk Underpainting

An illustration from The Sound of All Things

Underpainting for Mother's Day at the Amusement Park

Some of the ride in the final piece is the pure underpainting showing through. 

Café Moutarde Underpainting

Wood panel gouache underpainting

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