Realistic Representational Drawing and Painting

Shane McDonald Studios is a working art studio where paintings and drawings of figures, portraits, landscapes, and still life are created and art classes are taught.
painting of a man as a machine

February 22 2015Figurative Paintings and Drawings

Using his favorite subject, the human form, Shane offers insight into his thoughts and experiences of contemporary life as well as his ideals of timeless beauty…
  • portrait painting of a couple

    February 23 2015Portraiture in Oils, Pastels, and Charcoal

    Shane McDonald is inspired by faces. He is happy depicting the complexity of expressions in the likenesses of his subjects. Whether celebrating the youth and…
  • southwestern United States landscape painting

    February 23 2015Landscapes and Still Life

    Whether working in the field or in the studio, Shane enjoys portraying nature through alla prima studies, plein air, and formal studio paintings.
  • charcoal drawing of nude male figure's back

    February 19 2015Nudes

    These images of nude human forms may not be suitable for some viewers.
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