The Artwork of Joseph Q. Daily

August 1, 2014
Binghamton NY Portrait Demo and Workshop

Posted on: Jul 19, 2014

On August 1st (First Friday), I am giving a live sepia portrait demonstration at the grand opening of KAPOW Art Now – located on the 2nd floor of the Brunelli gallery in Binghamton, NY … and the following week I will lead a two-day sepia portrait workshop on August 7-8.

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April 26, 2014
“Arts in Bloom” Portrait Demonstration

Posted on: Apr 22, 2014

I will be giving a live sepia portrait demonstration this Saturday, April 26th, at the West End Gallery in Corning, New York. The demo is part of the “Arts in Bloom”, a weekend-long countywide open studio & gallery trail. Five other artists from West End will also be giving live demos, and it should be a great time …

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Winter Reflections

Posted on: Mar 10, 2014

Here in New York, the winter of 2013–14 has been hard and cold. Now that spring is almost in sight, I am looking forward to displaying the fruits of the season – along with some old favorites – at the West End Gallery’s “In the Spotlight” exhibition (March 14 – April 25 in Corning, NY). The show opens this Friday, 5:00–7:30pm, with food, drinks, and live music …

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Step-by-step: “Old Friends”

Posted on: Jun 25, 2013

This spring, I gave a private lesson to a local artist friend of mine. We set up our easels side by side, and I did my best to explain my process as we each worked to capture this still life arrangement in oils. Once it was over, I had already invested so much energy in describing my painting choices that it seemed like a natural opportunity for a step-by-step writeup …

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Step-by-step: “White Rose”

Posted on: Feb 22, 2011

For the most part, I have two gears as a painter – one for paintings that I build up wet-over-dry, letting each layer dry for days or weeks between coats … and one for smaller paintings that can be completed in one or two sittings while the paint is still wet. This little picture is a good example of the latter – 12″ x 8″ and completed over the course of a long day…

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March 12, 2011
Philadelphia Sepia Portrait Workshop

Posted on: Mar 12, 2011

On March 12, 2011 I am returning to my old stomping grounds to conduct a sepia portrait workshop at the Main Line Art Center in Haverford, PA. Participants will learn to create “sepia” oil portraits using just Raw Umber paint. Sepia paintings can serve as finished works of art or be used as underpaintings – when painting from life, I start almost all of my color portraits this way…

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