Magnified through a pickle jar

Purple chick in progress. Extreme close up.
Meet Nugget, our dog. He's pit bull mix. This painting is in progress.
Have you ever wondered how people can hear each other when they are both talking?
A new series of paintings in the works. I built these wooden panels from salvaged tongue and groove boards. The surface is very textured, with ridges and gaps. It's fun to really pile the oil paint on to these. I start the composition as totally abstract before settling on an image.
A close up of an in progress chicken.
Three animals in progress- wood panel. The painting sitting above it is a black elephant.