What do those sugar skulls mean?

What do those sugar skulls mean?

Lately I’ve been painting tons of family portraits “Day of the Dead” style.    I’ve had a few questions about what they mean and why skulls. So… here’s a very brief history…. You can google more if interested. Day of the Dead “Dia de los Muertos” is a Mexican holiday...
Day of the Dead – How To

Day of the Dead – How To

  My days are filled with painting Day of the Dead family portraits to prepare for an upcoming Day of the Dead festival in October.    I thought I’d share with you the progress from some of the paintings. Here’s the first step – COVER with lots of acrylic...