Raheem Nelson

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  1. Featured Illustration: Lupita Nyong’o

    Date 16 May 2014
    Welcome to my blog! I this post I will be talking about my process of painting Lupita Nyong’o Last month I got got the itch to create another realistic portrait. After much deliberation I went with Lupita Nyong’o from 12 Years A Slave. Portraits like this take time so I…

  2. The 17th ANNUAL WESTVILLE VILLAGE ARTWALK: MAY 9 + 10

    Date 11 May 2014
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I’ll be recapping my experience at Artwalk in in New Haven In my neighborhood of Westville in New Haven I participated in Artwalk for the second year. Each time I present my prints and now canvases to the public I learn more. Yes,…

  3. Fame, Fortune and Image

    Date 09 May 2014
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I discuss ideas on pursuing fame as an artist and what that means in today’s society I had a conversation a few weeks back on what it means to be famous in 2014 compared to how it used to be. There are countless…

  4. My Approach to Realism

    Date 30 Apr 2014
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I will be talking about how I create portraits on iPad I enjoy different types of art. It keeps me invested in my craft and challenges me as an artist. Realism to me is a side project. (since the majority of my art…

  5. What is iPad Art?

    Date 30 Apr 2014
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I will be talking about what exactly iPad Art is Let me start by saying that I’m an artist and a teacher. I’m very passionate about educating my viewers and potential digital artists about the medium that is iPad Art. At first glance…

  6. The iPad Pop Artist

    Date 24 Apr 2014
    Campbell’s Remix Twinkie Gwen Stacy (Ultimate) Gwen and Peter Fritos Brillo Welcome to my blog. My name is Ra and I’m a Pop Artist. I use several iPad art apps to freehand create works of art. In this post I will be discussing my influences and new brand identity: Over…

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