"Narcissus"
       
     
"Blue I”
       
     
"Oh my O, how I love you so”
       
     
"Ambiguitas II"
       
     
"Ambiguitas I"
       
     
"Bunny's Revenge"
       
     
“Princess Bubblegum”
       
     
"Portrait: Rebecca"
       
     
"alla prima 170205"
       
     
"i am woman 2"
       
     
Portrait: "J&R"
       
     
Mental: “Caged”
       
     
Mental: "Overwhelmed"
       
     
Mental: “Squirrelly"
       
     
Mental: “Hypervigilant"
       
     
Mental: "Fight or Flight"
       
     
Mental: "Shoo Fly, Shoo"
       
     
"Portrait: D&K S"
       
     
"Faces: sM"
       
     
"Faces: kM"
       
     
"Faces: cM"
       
     
"Faces: roC"
       
     
"Faces: bL"
       
     
"Faces: Zoe"
       
     
"Faces: gH"
       
     
"Faces: sL"
       
     
"Faces: dP"
       
     
"Faces: jV"
       
     
"Faces: mEM"
       
     
"Faces: rBr"
       
     
"Faces: jB"
       
     
"Faces: tS"
       
     
"Faces: cB"
       
     
"Faces: sC"
       
     
"Faces: ddS"
       
     
"Faces: kWk"
       
     
"Faces: rA"
       
     
"Faces: fPIII"
       
     
"Faces: tmT
       
     
"Family Portrait Lftw"
       
     
"Faces: nWt"
       
     
"Faces: bR"
       
     
"Faces: tB"
       
     
"Faces: sT"
       
     
"Faces: rO"
       
     
"Faces: aB"
       
     
"Faces: mD"
       
     
"Faces: mR"
       
     
"Faces: lS"
       
     
"Faces: mRS"
       
     
"Faces: cD"
       
     
"Faces: pR"
       
     
"Faces: rR"
       
     
"Faces: Bowie"
       
     
"Fear"
       
     
"Anger"
       
     
"Submissive"
       
     
"Guarded"
       
     
"Love Spurned"
       
     
"Madness"
       
     
"Loss"
       
     
"Pourquoi"
       
     
"Forsaken"
       
     
"Grand Chagrin no. 1"
       
     
"Narcissus"
       
     
"Narcissus"

11x14 figurative oil on canvas

#narcissus #man #women #nude #puppet #ego #portrait #oil #painting #figurative #story #art #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #savannah #atlanta #fineart

"Blue I”
       
     
"Blue I”

12x12 figurative oil on canvas

#blue #ballerina #ballet #man #isolation #alone

"Oh my O, how I love you so”
       
     
"Oh my O, how I love you so”

6x6 oil on canvas panel portrait study

#allaprima #portrait #oil #painting #love #blueeyes #face #zoe #woman #art #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #atlanta #fineart

"Ambiguitas II"
       
     
"Ambiguitas II"


12x12 figurative portrait oil on canvas.
#ambiguitas #absent #missing #fragmented #ballet #portrait #oil #painting #figurative #story #art #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #savannah #atlanta #fineart

"Ambiguitas I"
       
     
"Ambiguitas I"

12x12 Figurative portrait oil on canvas.
#ambiguitas #absent #missing #fragmented #ballet #portrait #oil #painting #figurative #story #art #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #savannah #atlanta #fineart

"Bunny's Revenge"
       
     
"Bunny's Revenge"

11x14 figurative oil on canvas portrait

#magic #magician #bunny #rabbit #revenge #trick #portrait #oil #painting #figurative #story #art #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #savannah #atlanta #fineart

“Princess Bubblegum”
       
     
“Princess Bubblegum”

6x6 oil on canvas panel
#portrait #oil #painting #zoe #bubblegum #face #girl #art #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #atlanta #fineart

"Portrait: Rebecca"
       
     
"Portrait: Rebecca"

Oil on 12x30 stretched gallery canvas

#portrait #oil #painting #rebecca #art #ballerina #girl #child #sky #clouds #green #blue #michelecupples #neworleans #atlanta #fineart

"alla prima 170205"
       
     
"alla prima 170205"

6x6 alla prima oil portrait study on canvas panel board.
#allaprima #portrait #oil #painting #art #bladerunner #fan #face #woman #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #atlanta #fineart

 

"i am woman 2"
       
     
"i am woman 2"

6x6 alla prima oil portrait study on canvas panel board.
#allaprima #portrait #oil #painting #art #iamwoman #face #woman #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #atlanta #fineart

Portrait: "J&R"
       
     
Portrait: "J&R"

Oil on 16" diameter stretched canvas figurative portrait
#portrait #oil #painting #art #jack #richard #love #michelecupples #neworleans #newyork #atlanta #fineart
01.14.2017

Mental: “Caged”
       
     
Mental: “Caged”

8x8 oil on canvas panel figurative #portrait study
05.26.2016

Mental: "Overwhelmed"
       
     
Mental: "Overwhelmed"

8x8 #oil on canvas panel #figurative #portrait study
05.20.2016

Mental: “Squirrelly"
       
     
Mental: “Squirrelly"

8x8 oil on canvas panel figurative portrait study
05.16.2016

Mental: “Hypervigilant"
       
     
Mental: “Hypervigilant"

8x8 oil on canvas panel figurative portrait study
05.10.2016

Mental: "Fight or Flight"
       
     
Mental: "Fight or Flight"

8x8 oil on canvas panel figurative portrait study; Mental series
05.06.2016

Mental: "Shoo Fly, Shoo"
       
     
Mental: "Shoo Fly, Shoo"

8x8 oil on canvas panel figurative portrait study; Mental series
05.04.2016

"Portrait: D&K S"
       
     
"Portrait: D&K S"

16x20 oil portrait on stretched canvas
03.20.2016

"Faces: sM"
       
     
"Faces: sM"

6x6 alla prima oil portrait study canvas on panel.
03.06.2016

"Faces: kM"
       
     
"Faces: kM"

6x6 oil portrait alla prima study on canvas panel.
03.05.2016

"Faces: cM"
       
     
"Faces: cM"

6x6 alla prima oil portrait study on canvas panel board.
03.03.2016

"Faces: roC"
       
     
"Faces: roC"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
03.01.2016

"Faces: bL"
       
     
"Faces: bL"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
02.29.2016

"Faces: Zoe"
       
     
"Faces: Zoe"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
02.25.2016

"Faces: gH"
       
     
"Faces: gH"

6x6 portrait oil study on canvas panel.
02.24.2016

"Faces: sL"
       
     
"Faces: sL"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
02.28.2016
 

"Faces: dP"
       
     
"Faces: dP"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
02.23.2016

"Faces: jV"
       
     
"Faces: jV"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
02.21.2016

"Faces: mEM"
       
     
"Faces: mEM"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.

02.19.2016

"Faces: rBr"
       
     
"Faces: rBr"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
02.18.2016

"Faces: jB"
       
     
"Faces: jB"

6x6 oil portrait study on canvas panel.
02.16.2016

"Faces: tS"
       
     
"Faces: tS"

6x6 portrait oil study on canvas panel.
02.15.2016
 

"Faces: cB"
       
     
"Faces: cB"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
02.11.2016

"Faces: sC"
       
     
"Faces: sC"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
02/10/2016

"Faces: ddS"
       
     
"Faces: ddS"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
02.08.2016

"Faces: kWk"
       
     
"Faces: kWk"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
02.09.2016

"Faces: rA"
       
     
"Faces: rA"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
02.08.2016

"Faces: fPIII"
       
     
"Faces: fPIII"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
02.06.2016

"Faces: tmT
       
     
"Faces: tmT

6x6 oil on canvas panel board.
02.03.2016

"Family Portrait Lftw"
       
     
"Family Portrait Lftw"

30x12 acrylic on canvas family portrait
12.28.2015

"Faces: nWt"
       
     
"Faces: nWt"

6x6 oil on canvas panel board.
02.02.2016

"Faces: bR"
       
     
"Faces: bR"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
01.31.2016

"Faces: tB"
       
     
"Faces: tB"

6x6 oil on canvas panel.
01.28.2016

"Faces: sT"
       
     
"Faces: sT"

6x6 oil on canvas panel board.
01.27.2016

"Faces: rO"
       
     
"Faces: rO"

6x6 oil on canvas panel board

"Faces: aB"
       
     
"Faces: aB"

6x6 oil on canvas board
01.25.2016

"Faces: mD"
       
     
"Faces: mD"

 6" x 6" Oil on Canvas panel board.

"Faces: mR"
       
     
"Faces: mR"

6x6 oil on canvas board
01.23.2016

"Faces: lS"
       
     
"Faces: lS"

6x6 oil on canvas board
01.23.2016

"Faces: mRS"
       
     
"Faces: mRS"

6x6 oil on canvas board
01.22.2016

"Faces: cD"
       
     
"Faces: cD"

6"x6" oil on canvas board
01.22.2016

"Faces: pR"
       
     
"Faces: pR"

6"x6" oil on canvas board
01.20.2016

"Faces: rR"
       
     
"Faces: rR"

6"x6" oil on canvas board
01.20.2016

"Faces: Bowie"
       
     
"Faces: Bowie"

6"x6" oil on canvas board
01.19.2016

"Fear"
       
     
"Fear"

12" x 30" acylic on canvas wrapped 2 3/8" frame

"Anger"
       
     
"Anger"

12" x 30" acrylic on canvas wrapped 2 3/8" frame.  Anger is a survival tool, one of the four basic survival emotions.

"Submissive"
       
     
"Submissive"

30" x 12" Acrylic on Canvas wrapped 2 3/8" frame; Submissive.

More often than not, Women's roles in societal & familial life are that of a submissive nature. Until she finds her Voice, she will never be Free.

"Guarded"
       
     
"Guarded"

30" x 12" acrylic on canvas wrapped 2 3/8" frame.

"Love Spurned"
       
     
"Love Spurned"

20" x 16", acrylic on canvas

The rejection of Love.

"Madness"
       
     
"Madness"

16" x 20" Acrylic on Canvas; Madness

This piece was inspired by a photograph series done by Claudio Carpi of Natalie Portman for the film V for Vendetta. Suggestive of what one experiences when the mind has lost control yet still determined to hold on.

"Loss"
       
     
"Loss"

16" x 20", acrylic on canvas

 

"Pourquoi"
       
     
"Pourquoi"

16" x 20", acrylic on canvas

The question we all ask.

"Forsaken"
       
     
"Forsaken"

8" x 10", acrylic on canvas

I painted a face hiding in the shadows; yet others see an abstract figure huddled floating in darkness.  Both maintain the sense of isolation.

"Grand Chagrin no. 1"
       
     
"Grand Chagrin no. 1"

16" x 20", acrylic on canvas