Fountain Square | Reference Visual

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The next commission painting is going to be of Fountain Square in the heart of Cincinnati. My clients are looking for a black and white painting to display in their home.

20728216_10211672850234922_4800092079470206265_nIn order to get the right reference visual I spent many times down at the Fountain studying the light and capturing photos at different times of the day.What I quickly realized was that during early afternoon the sculpture casted dark shadows onto other detailed parts which would make it nearly impossible to see all the intricacies to inspire a painting. I then went down early morning and snapped a few. Here is lead image which will inspire the Fountain Square painting. Stay tuned.

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70 Feet Below

70 Feet Below

Here’s the final capture of this deep sea inspired painting titled, 70 Feet Below. This painting is full of life with bold shapes and vivid colors inspired by Mother Nature.

70 Feet Below | 30″ x 48″ Acrylic on Canvas by Jeff Johns and Colin Daugherty, JJCDcollaborations. SOLD

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St. Johns and Cincinnati | Acrylic on Canvas

St. Johns and Cincinnati Here’s the latest on the painting I’ve been rocking for my wife and I. This painting captures everything we love about the city. The church we were married in, Paul Brown Stadium on a Monday Night Football evening and of course the amazing skyline.

There’s about fifteen hours left until this piece will be complete. My plan is to tighten up the buildings in the skyline, add some color and form to the houses under the skyline and treat the expressway like a time lapse photo with blurred lines of traffic to really add some color and boldness to the piece.

Stay tuned for the final piece. Once it’s complete, I’ll take a nice photo with the DSLR and post.

Enjoy! Jeff

St. Johns and Cincinnati | 30″ x 48″ Acrylic on Canvas by Jeff Johns

Great American Ball Park at Night

GreatAmericanBPatNightHere’s the latest on the painting Great American Ball Park at Night. This painting was done as a commission piece for a friend. A huge thank you to Steve Ziegelmeyer for allowing me to use one of his super awesome photos of the Cincinnati Skyline as a reference for this masterpiece.

Great American Ball Park at Night | 30″ x 40″ Acrylic on Canvas by Jeff Johns and Colin Daugherty, JJCDcollaborations

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The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum

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Here’s a start to the latest painting titled, The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum | 15″ x 30″ acrylic on canvas. This painting is currently in progress so stay tuned for the latest.

The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum | 15″ x 30″ acrylic on canvas by Jeff Johns and Colin Daugerty, JJCD Collaborations

Fields of Sunflowers and Lavender | 48″ x 48″ acrylic on canvas

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Here’s a start to this commissioned piece. It’s been really fun piece to paint so far. Still tons more to do with getting the sunflowers to separate, but it’s a start. Looking forward to working the lavender fields detail in soon too.

The goal for this piece is to be finished in time for Thanksgiving 2013. So stay tuned. Later, JefferyJ.

Beautiful Flower in Union, Kentucky

This purple flower just bloomed last week in our front flower bed and I had to capture it. I took a few photos and these are the best of the bunch. Enjoy, JefferyJ

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BreakthroughButterfly™

breakthroughbutterfly218″ x 24″ Acrylic on Canvas. ~ Jeff Johns