April 6, 2013
New work flow…friday afternoon prep session.

New work flow…friday afternoon prep session.

April 6, 2013
Building up some base for new pieces.  White on white…Minimal & Texture.

Building up some base for new pieces.  White on white…Minimal & Texture.

April 1, 2013
Repose #2
Matthew Rowean

Graphite, Acrylic & Sumi ink
2” x 4” wooden panel

Repose #2

Matthew Rowean

Graphite, Acrylic & Sumi ink

2” x 4” wooden panel

March 7, 2013
Aurelia in bloom.

Acrylic on wood.
36’ x 80’
2013

Aurelia in bloom.

Acrylic on wood.

36’ x 80’

2013

February 20, 2013
Finally got some time to get back into this piece.  Tonight I finished the midtones.  Tomorrow; final details and done…

Finally got some time to get back into this piece.  Tonight I finished the midtones.  Tomorrow; final details and done…

February 6, 2013
Work in progress…handwriting samples for FULL MOON branding…cooking up some hot fire for this one.

Work in progress…handwriting samples for FULL MOON branding…cooking up some hot fire for this one.

January 24, 2013
Atmosphere & “city lights” added with pallet knifes

Atmosphere & “city lights” added with pallet knifes

January 24, 2013
Adding the Flock.

Adding the Flock.

January 24, 2013
Base color layering complete…Now building in shapes, birds & lights up next.
All Acrylic on board, brush & knife work.

Base color layering complete…Now building in shapes, birds & lights up next.

All Acrylic on board, brush & knife work.

January 24, 2013
Working on several pieces at once helps me create consistency.

Working on several pieces at once helps me create consistency.

January 24, 2013
Building more layers & depth to background…will soon go back in and add darkness for depth.

Building more layers & depth to background…will soon go back in and add darkness for depth.

January 24, 2013
The Very Beginning of ‘New York Lights’…Base colors and layer work begins.  I honestly had no idea where this was going to go except the colors I wanted to use at this stage…

The Very Beginning of ‘New York Lights’…Base colors and layer work begins.  I honestly had no idea where this was going to go except the colors I wanted to use at this stage…

January 24, 2013
Moleskine pattern & color practice…messing around and clearing the mind.

Moleskine pattern & color practice…messing around and clearing the mind.

January 24, 2013
Taken in December at Bummers Rock.  I will have a retreat like this one day…

Taken in December at Bummers Rock.  I will have a retreat like this one day…

January 11, 2013
Its been a while since i’ve updated…travel kept me from painting but opened my mind.  Back in NYC and exploring new colors.   these two panels will hang together as one piece…really loving the way gold & a dark evergreen work together.  will be doing several more in this vein.
(acrylic on wood)

Its been a while since i’ve updated…travel kept me from painting but opened my mind.  Back in NYC and exploring new colors.   these two panels will hang together as one piece…really loving the way gold & a dark evergreen work together.  will be doing several more in this vein.

(acrylic on wood)

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