- Mar 17, 2021
More Mid Century Modern, Y'All
I'm still working on banners for The American Seamstress. I'm having fun with my brushes from Retro Supply Co. I can see that I need to...
- Mar 14, 2021
This painting was inspired by an old family photo of two of my sons, Elliott and Tanner. They are grown men now. Elliott is 29 years old...
- Feb 20, 2021
These were character sketches for a client. For some reason I like drawing characters in crowds. This is offered as a print in my Etsy Shop
- Feb 17, 2021
New Work for The American Seamstress
I have been working with Ariana Bauer of TheAmericanSeamstress.com to add some custom graphics to her website. She makes vintage...
- Dec 30, 2020
I have a story idea. I can't figure out the spine of the story, so I decided to just start illustrating the spreads that I have in my...
- Dec 4, 2020
Custom Portrait for Krystal
This is a custom portrait that I painted for my long term customer and friend Krystal. This is her son Monty and his first horse Mango....
- Nov 10, 2020
Read The Press Democrat article about Home
Click on the picture to read the story behind the story of Brett and Carrie Barnes at The Democrat Press.
- Oct 16, 2020
Home won a Gold Medal!
Author Carrie Barnes and I found out yesterday that our book won the Gold Medal for Best First Picture Book for the 2020 Moonbeam...
- Oct 19, 2019
The Water Princess is an award winner!
We just found out this week that The Water Princess: A Classic Adventure won the bronze medal for Juvenile Fiction/ Early Reader and...