As many know, my brother Paul is a big Legend of Zelda cosplayer, so when we started to redesign our sign for festivals, I started this painting. We decided not to use it for our sign, but I finished it anyways.
This year I signed up for SmArt School with Todd Lockwood. We have only had two sessions and I have already learned a lot. It seems that my 2D design and composition class I took 15 years ago didn’t really stick with me. Some very basic principles were either forgotten, or missed. As I prep … Read more
I used my new process of printing a digital underpainting on Epson watercolor paper. I then mounted it on framed birch and put a couple of layers of acrylic medium over top. After that it was all oils and glazes! For the Dark Return: The Crossing adventure book. Work in progress shots:
Old Dwarf drawing for the Dwarves of Greyhelm book.
One of the longest paintings I have ever had on my easel. I have been working on this for over 10 years! I started this so long ago, I was not sure how to paint people with oil paints! The story behind this is that these is the couple that formed the Aradani Kingdom. Cellendur and … Read more
A demon from the other side inhabits this discarded corpse. She uses her magic to summon others from the darkness to torment the world. This is an oil painting for a just released SagaBorn RPG adventure – The Dead Gulch My website – michaelbielaczyc.com/blog/
Tesla painted for my close friend Chip. Tesla Nikola Tesla 10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer,physicist, and futurist best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system. Tesla gained experience in telephony and electrical engineering before emigrating to … Read more