Large kaleidoscopic spray-paintings created using a stenciling technique developed over the last year. A method of layering stencils with select color range, over and over. Many of the shapes are cut to resemble brush strokes or repetitive shapes found in the the subject.
Up-Close Shot before Varnish and final details.
Live painting session Nov. 2018 - East Austin Studio Tour
Live Paint Sesh
Left: J. Sam Frankel - Right: Erik Ross (@erk_ross) East Austin Studio Tour @ SprATX, Austin TX 2018
4’ x 4’ - 2018
2 x 4’ 2018
Down the Rabbit Hole
A series of ink illustrations based on Lewis Carroll’s “Alice in Wonderland” in tandem with curated Hendrick’s Gin drinks. Five original pieces, The Queen of Hearts, Cheshire Cat, White Rabbit, Alice, and the Caterpillar were created. Proceeds from sold pieces went to benefit the Austin Veterans Art Festival in November 2019.
Commissioned by Hendrick’s Gin
An ongoing series of pop-culture inspired pet portraits based on my own fur kids.
A dopey wallaby looking bull-chihuahua named Rocko.
A sassy grey and white tabby named Leia.
A mean muggin’ mountain lion named Mila.
Every portrait is done in Prismacolor, Copic, and Windsor Newton markers, and micron pens.
India ink illustrations of surreal landscapes and enigmatic creatures we may find one day in space. Following the vein of National Geographic.
Bringing a Tall Tale to Life
Original illustrations for Paul Bunyan by Shel Silverstein. Project for Illustration course at Austin Community College.
One off's, Randoms, and Happy Accidents
Collection of mine, and crowd favorites through a broad range of mediums and themes.