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HAPPY BIRTHDAY PRINCE

In honor of Prince’s birthday, I decided to create a painting inspired by the Lovesexy time period. I drew inspiration from the Lovesexy album, music videos and live concerts along with Alphonse Mucha & Mondo Posters for the design of this tribute piece. I’ve been a fan since I discovered Prince’s music back in Junior… Read more »

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2021 Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book and Art Festival

I’m excited to be part of the 2021 Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book and Art Festival Virtual Exhibit. Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book and Art Festival is Saturday, May 1, 2021. Inkwell is a unique opportunity for artists and authors of all ages to display their work, and network with other local artists, authors, and the public. This year’s… Read more »

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REMEMBERING MY LIFE HERO

Hard to believe it has been five years already. This June also marks five years since my dad passed on your birthday. Your music has been intertwined in every area of my life journey, it is therapeutic, thought provoking and most of all healing. Thanks, Prince, for your continued inspiration with my creative process daily…. Read more »

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2020 PRINCE’S BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE ART

In honor of my life hero’s birthday, this year I decided to create a Purple Rain movie poster. I drew inspiration from the Mondo Posters and Alphonse Mucha art. Happy 62nd Birthday Prince!

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2019 PRINCE 1999 TRIBUTE ART

With knocking out commissions, freelance projects and along with exhibiting at shows, I haven’t had a chance to share this with you yet. I was finally able to add background to this Prince 1999 inspired illustration.

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2019 PRINCE DAY TRIBUTE

In honor of Prince’s birthday, I decided to create a painting inspired by the 1999 time period. I listen to Prince while creating my personal artwork and his music helps to fuel my creativity.  Happy 61st Birthday Prince!

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2018 GENERATIONS ART EXHIBIT

I’ve been meaning to post this earlier, but been busy knocking out commissions and working on my indie comic magazine. I have 3 pieces of artwork on display at the Generations Art Exhibit which is currently running now through Monday, October 29. Everyone’s artwork on display can be seen at Legacy Commons and Palmdale Playhouse.

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2018 HAPPY BIRTHDAY PRINCE

Remembering my life hero today! Prince has had a profound impact on my life in so many ways. When creating my personal artwork or working on commissions, Prince is a huge part of my creative process. Listening to his music helps to fuel my creativity. I remember discovering his music during Junior High School. The… Read more »

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2018 GEARING UP FOR PALMDALE PLAYHOUSE GALLERY EXHIBIT

I’ve busy gearing up for my Art Gallery Exhibit The Unique Realm of Pepe Melan at the Palmdale Playhouse. The Opening Reception: Thursday, May 3, 6:30-8:30 pm. Pepe Melan will be in attendance at the reception. Receptions include light refreshments; parking and admission are free. The Art Gallery Exhibit runs from Thursday, May 3–Sunday, July 8, 2018…. Read more »

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2017 BLACK AND WHITE PHOTO CHALLENGE

This year one of my friends nominated me for the Black and White Photo Challenge. The challenge rules were; Black and White pictures from your own life without people, pets, or explanation for 7 days. If was fun to be creative through photography. The 7th day, I had to add a little color since it… Read more »