Gallery 2

Truth Be Told
Truth Be Told

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 18 x 24

No Pain No Gain
No Pain No Gain

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 18 x 24

Young Miles
Young Miles

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 18 x 24

Massai Warrior
Massai Warrior

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 20 x 24

The Ties That Bind
The Ties That Bind

Pastel on sanded paper 18 x 24

Genius at Work
Genius at Work

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 18 x 24 Original painting is property of Mayor Lila Cockrell of San Antonio, TX Artist proofs and S/N Limitd Edition Prints available The original painting was done in black and white pastel to portray a sense of strength and softness similtaneously,....just like Mile's music.

Martin
Martin

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 18 x 24

Black Angels
Black Angels

Pastel on gutenburg laid paper Original work 18 x 24

Soul Heaven Audition
Soul Heaven Audition

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 24 x 36

Paw Paw"s Hat
Paw Paw"s Hat

Pastel on sanded paper Original work 18 x 24

John "Mules" Miles
John "Mules" Miles

Passtel on sanded paper Original work 24 x 36

Working From Can"t To Can"t
Working From Can"t To Can"t

Pastel on sanded paper with real cotton 22 x 28

Obama 1
Obama 1

Pastel on sanded paper 20 x 24 Original painting available

Make A Joyful Noise
Make A Joyful Noise

Pastel on sanded paper 24 x 36 Original painting available

The Voice
The Voice

Pastel on sanded paper 22 x 28 Original Painting Available

All That Jazz
All That Jazz

Pastel on Sanded Pastel 22 x28 Original available

Gil the Poet
Gil the Poet

Pastel on sanded paper Original painting is property of Debra Adewale of Los Angfeles, CA Artist proofs and Limited edition proofs available This painting is a depiction of a younger Gil with some of my favorite songs in the basckground such as" The revolution will not be televised", "Willing", "Winter in America", "Living in the Bottle", and of course,..."Your Daddy Loves You".

Down Home Blues
Down Home Blues

Pastel on sanded paper Original painting available 24 x 36 Artist proofs and S/N Limited editon prints available This painting of an old photo grabbed me when I first saw it because of the juke box and the cigarette machine. The setting was a juke joint in Kenwood, an area located in San Antonio, TX. The lovely lady sitting in front of the juke box is my wife's Grandmother, Ossie Mae Martin whom my wife bears an amazing resemblance to,....legs and all!

Marvin's Moods
Marvin's Moods

Pastel on sanded paper 24 x 36 Original Painting Available

2012 Jazz'SALive Poster
2012 Jazz'SALive Poster

Commissioned by the City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department. 48 signed and numbered posters available

A Mother's Love
A Mother's Love

Pastel on sanded paper 24 x 36 Original Painting Available

I Am Not My Hair
I Am Not My Hair

Pastel on sanded paper 18 x 24 Limited edition S/N prints available Original painting is part of the collection of Debra Adewale of Los Angeles, CA. This is a painting of my young cousin Damola. At first glance you see a young girl with braids in her hair. This young girl took algebra in the 2nd grade. She graduated from high school before the age of 16. She majored in business and graduated from Howard University,....hence the title,..I am not my hair !!!

Grandpa's Hands
Grandpa's Hands

Graphite on paper 18 x 24 Original drawing not available Limited edition S/N prints available Original drawing was drawn from a photo of my Grandfather with his team in Granger, TX in 1954.

Lonzetta's Wedding
Lonzetta's Wedding

Oil n canvas 22 x 28 Original painting not available Limited edition S/N prints available Original painting is from a wedding photo from a dear friend in Pasadena, CA.