Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Sherm


8x10 graphite drawing on bristol

Thursday, March 13, 2014

My New Teaching Blog

Hello everyone!
I am proud to announce that I have just started a new blog. Why have two blogs? Well, the blog that you are looking at right now is primarily where I post my finished artwork. It's an online portfolio of sorts with not much information. The new blog is geared toward teaching how I create my artwork. It's still in it's infancy right now, but my plan is to have lots of free tutorials on how I create my drawings, illustrations and sign projects. I'm really excited about it. There are only a few posts on it right now, but if you want to check it out just head over to my website at GenePloss.com.

So what do you think of this idea? Would you like to learn something specific about what I do? Please go over to the new blog and leave a comment! Thanks!

-Gene

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Rainbow Trout


4" x 10" watercolor and ink on watercolor paper



This was a gift I made for a family member. Artwork always looks so much better after you frame it.


Saturday, January 25, 2014

T-Shirt Featuring My Wine Label Art


Back in 2008 I created a piece of artwork for a wine label. The wine is called "The Offering". You can see my original post about it here. Since then I have happily followed the wine maker and the wine as it received lots of positive reviews and even awards. It has become one of the winery's top wines. I am delightled to be a part of all that.

Now there is a new chapter in this story. The winery has decided to sell T-Shirts with the label art on them! I think it's wonderful that they think so much of this label that they would do this. As far as I can tell, this is the only T-Shirt they sell. It's pretty cool if you ask me.


I first found out they were making these because I saw the winemaker wearing one in a picture on his facebook page. They sell for $20 on his website. If you are interested you can check it out here. Oh yeah, he sells wine too!


-Gene

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Random Drawing Winner!



I'm happy to announce the winner of my random drawing for this 5x7 inch giclee print - "Penny Farthing". Congratulations to Megan Werpy of Pierre, SD. I would like to send out a big thank you to Megan and all of my Newsletter Members for their continued interest in my artwork!

Would you like to enter one of my random drawings and win FREE artwork? No problem! All you have to do is sign up for my free Studio Newsletter. Click here to check it out.

Take care eveyone!
-Gene

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Unique Meats



16" x 40" foam core board, spray paint and paint markers




close ups


Friday, September 27, 2013

Seasonal Favorites


24" x 36" foam core board, spray paint and paint markers