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A COMMISSION FROM WW2

I am working on a very interesting piece from the Battle of Normandy in WW2. The client’s father was the Captain of one of the US Navy LCTs making two landings in the second wave at Omaha Beach before being destroyed. The entire crew survived.

2007 MUSTANG COMMISSION

First time collaboration  This was an unusual project in that it was a referral from another illustrator. We are collaborating on the finished piece with her doing the people and me doing the car. The client has granted me permission to sell prints of the car alone. I plan to add a P-51 Mustang in the background. (Click […]

SON TONY’S NEWEST ABSTRACT ART MOON +477

Moon +477 My son Tony’s latest abstract art again inspired by his fascination with astronomy and mathematics. This is hanging in the “Dayton Contemporary” gallery exhibit for the month. Some of his work is still on display in Dilly’s Bistro in Cincinnati at this time. Fee for this piece is $120, plus print costs dependent […]

TWO 1959 ASTON MARTIN RACE CARS

This Aston-Martin piece was created to celebrate Aston being the Concours’ featured marque Carrol Shelby and Ray Salvador shared one of three BBR1s at Le Mans winning first place. The winning DBR1’s number was 5 which can be added to purchased prints. The DB4 Grand Prix car in the background was also driven by Salvadori. […]

APPEARING IN THE 10/19 ISSUE OF COLLECTOR CAR

Two Dream 356s Commissioned by Two Brothers Hemmings Collector Car magazine has selected these two concours-level 356s. The Cabriolet is totally original and the Speedster has had one, high quality repaint. The owners have graciously given permission for prints to be sold. Signed and dated Giclee print 22 x 19 is $225. Signed and dated print […]

1950 FORD CONVERTIBLE

Maybe the most desirable of the “Shoeboxes” This Ford convertible was always my dream car. It is a commission from another owner who went to the University Of Dayton, thus the gas station in the background that was on the way, and now is in the Dayton Historical Park. The owner has given special  permission to sell prints […]

THREE MOST SIGNIFICANT SEAPLANE RACERS OF THE 1920’S

2018 Dayton Concourse Poster created by Bob Calaizzi A collage of the three most significant Schneider Cup racing seaplanes of the 1920s. The Supermarine at top is the plane that retired the Cup in 1929 after the Italian Macchi would’t start. The Macchi was the fastest of all with a record 442 mph that stands […]

THE FIREBIRD MAKES THE MAGAZINES AGAIN

FIREBIRD APPEARS IN THE JANUARY ISSUE OF HEMMINGS MUSCLE MACHINES Hemmings Magazine once again selected the 1967 Firebird that ran in an earlier issue of their Classic Car magazine. the responses to these two pieces were multiple sales of both the small size prints at $90 and large Giclee prints 18×24 at $275, both plus […]