Done in a contemporary realistic style, these oil paintings express the emotional and existential conditions of life.  Using tools such as a palette knife, ink brayer, brush, squeegee, and sometimes even the artist's fingers, each brush stroke and glob of paint creates the overall feeling of the painting. Yellow Betta FishTrollCare BearsTeddyPink RoseFrench CountrysideSkull ProfileWinged VictoryParis BikeParis Doorway + BikeRed AppleA Candle for Loved Ones LostParis DoorwayLemonsRed RoseNature meets TechnologyIn the Studio with Dayne"Pucker Up"Midnight SmokeSkull and RosesStanding StillRed Betta FishPineappleGlowing OrangeContemplateGirl with the Dangle EarringLemon LimeIt's Not Easy Being GreenRosaRed AppleVulnerableWildflowerReoccurring DreamGreen AppleDysphoriaBroken JawWild SideRedI'm Looking Through YouSplatShadows