Description This charcoal is of a friend, Amanda. Although the choice of brown cardboard was influenced by Schiele, I was also trying to capture the effect of light that Durer achieved in his 'Study of Praying hands'.
Michael Jarvis, Portland, Oregon Member Since March 2007 Artist Statement Michael Jarvis is an English artist currently residing in Portland, Oregon. Michael trained at the Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, University of Cambridge, England, and University of California at Davis, where he received his PhD.
Art for Ape's Sake! (20% of all sales goes to support The Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project to help save gorillas in the wild)