Tag Archives: Alex Conrad

commission completed – coffee tree triptych

This is a commission I completed recently.  It is three separate canvases with one continuous image of a coffee tree branch and some of its cherries.  It is painted in a combination of gouache and matte acrylics in what I’ve … Continue reading

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new experimental work – watercolor

These are two of a series of works I’ve been doing on 8″ x 6″ watercolor paper and using pearlescent watercolor paint.  The other ingredient to making these is a bunch of roasted coffee beans.  Although the beans are removed … Continue reading

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upcoming display at Trillium Dental

A collection of 5 of my paintings will be on display at Trillium Dental for the next few months.  Trillium is located in downtown Columbus, Ohio in the Huntington building.  Please see the above flyer for information regarding the upcoming … Continue reading

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t-shirt design

This is a T-shirt design that I was commissioned to draw.  The client wanted something depicting the Eritrean and Ethiopian coffee ceremony.  After drawing the design, I passed it off to a friend of mine who screenprinted the shirts.  They … Continue reading

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new work – (another) watercolor

Watercolor on 8″ x 6″ paper.  This is my second stab at watercolor in recent history.  The subject of this one is a couple of blooms on my Mexican sunflower plant.  A portion of downtown Columbus can be seen in … Continue reading

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upcoming art show

I am pleased to announce that I will be doing an art show next month (January 2018) at Upper Cup Coffee in downtown Columbus.  An assortment of my paintings will be on display for the month, and the opening will … Continue reading

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new artwork for Upper Cup Coffee Co. (pt. 2)

I also painted a triptych for installation at Upper Cup Coffee Company’s new Gahanna, Ohio location.  Similar to the diptych that I did (see previous post), these are burlap coffee sacks stretched over wooden stretchers (in place of the typical … Continue reading

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