steve madonna's Profile
I am a self taught pencil portrait artist. I have always had a love of b/w glamor portraits. George Hurrell's being my favorite. At a very young age I discovered that I had a talent for drawing, and my work seemed to naturally evolve into portraiture.
My work has been entered into many shows and exhibits and I have been fortunate enough to have won numerous awards.
I have taught my techniques in class settings and I have also done private instruction.
In 1998, on my birthday, my wife met a gentleman that owned a print shop and he decided that he would like to start producing my artwork. We started selling it at craft shows and on a very early website! Exciting times! We sold my work all around the world!
My wife is a HUGE part of my inspiration...She is my muse! When I work on a new portrait it still to this day brings a smile to my face to watch her expression as the piece... as…
- Born on January 3
- Joined May 30, 2011