artist | illustrator | @_robday
A few of my landscape paintings
Billboard design for an upcoming public art project in Indianapolis.
My blog about creating a painting of the First Emperor of China for The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis.
My cover illustration on the current issue of Weinberg College of Arts & Sciences magazine, Summer, 2014
Contributor page, Boston Magazine
Just finished this illustration of China’s first emperor. It will be part of the display and promotion for the exhibit, China’s Terra Cotta Warriors: The Emperor’s Painted Army, The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, May 10–Nov. 2, 2014.
My recent oil painting, “Meadow” is currently available at an online auction, which benefits one of my favorite non-profits, Drawing Dreams Foundation. They support art therapy programs for hospitalized children. 100% of the proceeds from the sale will be used to purchase supplies for the Art Therapy Program at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. If you’re interested in bidding, here’s a link to the auction. Bidding ends soon!
Finished illustration with the editorial design and opening of the interview and Q&A. Boston Magazine, March, 2014
Recently completed portrait for an editorial illustration. The medium is oil paint on illustration board, 10” x 13”. The upper right image is a progress photo with a string of colors used for the portrait: zinc white, van dyke brown, yellow ochre, cadmium red light and burnt umber.
Two recent oil landscapes that found a new home this week and will hang in the office of a dermatology practice.
Oil on linen landscape currently at the Herron School of Art & Design Alumni Exhibit, Harrison Center for the Arts through November.
Just finished this portrait commission for a friend. Dear members of the family, Rudy & Katie are pictured in front of a wonderfully restored turn-of-the-century barn. The two family cats have a subtle appearance in the background. 24”x36”, Oil on linen.
Working on a series of illustrations for a print ad campaign, Estes Park, Colorado
My painting, Saint Sebastian. Collection of the Indiana State Museum. Oil on paper, 14.5”x17”