Tenth Author Portrait: Maya Angelou (circa 1973)

  5 x 7 inches (12.7 cm x 17.78 cm) watercolor painting  January is Black History Month.  This is from the series of author portraits painted in 2020.  All images in the galleries of E. M. Corpus are protected bycopyright, and not in the public domain. They may...

My First Composition of 2021

This week I completed painting The Tower, which you can view here. It’s my first composition of 2021. At four feet in height (30 x 48 inches) it’s also my largest painting to date. Anyone out there familiar with the Tarot? In the description I include an...

New Studio Space

Here’s a quote from another of my favorite authors, this time the science fiction writer, Frank Herbert. “Adapt or die” is the motto of the Fremen, the nomadic tribes of the desert planet Arrakis, or Dune. Okay, on to the “Adapt or die” changes now in progress:...

Ninth Author Portrait: Ernest Hemingway

Young Ernest Hemingway In Italy 5 x 7 inches (12.7 cm x 17.78 cm) watercolor painting UPDATE: On display and for purchase at the You Can’t Quarantine Creativity exhibit, Marjorie Evans Gallery at Sunset Cultural Center, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California October 5...

Eighth Author Portrait: Carlos Bulosan

Portrait of Carlos Bulosan 5 x 7 inches (12.7 cm x 17.78 cm) watercolor pencil from reference UPDATE: On display and for purchase at the You Can’t Quarantine Creativity exhibit, Marjorie Evans Gallery at Sunset Cultural Center, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California...