Om Shree Ganeshay Namah
Adventure is not outside a man it is within -
David Garyson

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Shailesh with a badge , in progress

  This is  limited pallete study , painting with a limited pallete consisting of burnt sienna , ultramarine blue , white , verte green , naturelle sienna. 

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Sunflowers 1

                                                                  24in x 36 in

                                                                   oil on linen


Monday, November 14, 2011



                                                                            14in x 16in

                                                                           oil on canvas

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Suchitra Bhosle Workshop 2011 India

A great opportunity for figurative and portrait artists and enthusiasts to get an insight
into the world of figurative art by artist Suchitra Bhosle from

This an India event to be held in Mumbai .

Alla Prima painting and rendering a visual composition on canvas .
The workshop covers a study of shapes , values and composition.

Painting a figure with a live model .
View works of Suchitra Bhosle here

About the workshop :

Duration : Two days ( 4 - 5 hours per day)
Dates  : 19th and 20th November 2011
Seats : 10
For reservations : contact Rishi Kapil at

Friday, October 14, 2011

Portrait - Abha

                                                                      12 x 14 in
                                                                oil on paper

Friday, September 16, 2011

Holy Aura

                                                                            34 x 46 , oil


This work is inspired from  photography  by Nevil Zaveri . I would like to thank him for his support .
I shall be posting the finished version very soon .

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Portrait - ABHA

                                                                    14in x 18 in

                                                                      oil on linen


Thursday, June 23, 2011

Self Portrait in a T Shirt - Layer 2

I  started painting layer 1 . I also applied the background colour , its helping to build up tones
on the face.

I have started refining the features .

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Self Portrait in a T Shirt - Underpainting 1


                                                                      14in x 18in



  Started underpainting for a new self portrait .

Monday, May 23, 2011

Portrait for Farah - in progress


14in x 20in

oil on linen 


Sunday, March 27, 2011

Portrait - BG , in progress

14in x 18in 

oil on linen , 2011

             Just started working on Biji s portrait , my grand ma-in-law .

Friday, March 18, 2011

TC - Figurative 2 , on the easel

12in x 18in

oil on linen , 2011

                   This is my new painting this week. The initial sketch looks good to me.I have got to work on the rest of this figurative .The light and the neutral tones of this painting appeal to me . I love this kind of a neutral pallete....

Saturday, March 5, 2011

TC - Figurative

                                                                   12in x 16in

                                                                   oil on linen, 2011

Thursday, January 27, 2011

The Magician-We all are within

                                                               In progress work

                                                                   36 in x 48 in

                                                                     oil on linen
Florentina , a beautiful lass on a bright sunny day.
My wife selected this picture which I enjoyed painting.
I love the vibrant colours . The best part I painted the major part of the painting in two hours.
I guess I am improving.

Park stroll

Park stroll
Oil on masonite

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