David R. Darrow ("Dave") is an accomplished oil painter and an experienced teacher residing in San Jose, CA. He graduated from Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA in 1980, earning a BFA with honors in Illustration. He spent the next 20 years as a freelance illustrator doing book covers, movie poster, advertising and magazine illustration, and finally transitioned into Fine Art. A gallery of his works can be viewed at www.DarrowArt.com.
When dave feels like it, he opens his San Jose, California art studio via this uStream broadcast to share what's going on in his mind with each new painting. Whether you are “just thinking” about putting paint to canvas or you are already an experienced painter, this live paintcast@trade; provides the opportunity to further your craft. Dave has taught advanced art, anatomy, figure and advertising illustration courses at Art Center College of Design, San Diego State University and Art Institute of California - San Diego.
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