Some of my thoughts…

More info on this piece: Title: “Cemetery @ Healdsburg” Medium: digital photography, iPhone. Date created: 2011 Not for sale. A friend of mine asked me if I had some time to talk to him about how he could prepare several pieces for his home and sent me some pictures. Then, he said a few things … Continue reading

The Cardinals & Artist Updates

"The Cardinals" (c) 2011 by Benjamin Vess, All Rights Reserved.

More info on this piece 
Title: “The Cardinals.”
 Dimensions: 11×14″
 Medium: Acrylic on linen art board. 
Date created: 2011 Click here to buy this piece. Before this piece, I had done a single cardinal entirely in triangles and that became a gift to my dad. This one, I thought, why not see if there’s a … Continue reading

Sales on Etsy.com

Screenshot of Etsy.com 11/21/2011

When I was told to open up an etsy.com account and start selling my original paintings there, I had my reservations, the truth be told. Before I really get into anything, I tend to research a bit about the company and/or the idea behind it before I get myself into something I really don’t want … Continue reading

Slacker Alert!

"Remnants of a Few Masterpieces" (c) 2011 by Benjamin Vess, All Rights Reserved.

All right, I admit it. I’ve been slacking with my posts lately, and for a good reason (well, kinda). I’m working on a Christmas card painting (will be posting that up soon) as well as a couple of other pieces (one is 24in by 24in). Plus, I’ve been working at my day job, as well. … Continue reading

Le First Entry.

Self Portrait (2011)

The reason why I’ve decided to go back to a free blog and, basically, start over again with my art is because the maintenance of the back end of websites can be tedious and I start to tire of it altogether. Hopefully, by removing that aspect, I will be better capable of maintaining a blog … Continue reading