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Hunter Jay - Artist

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My art career began in 1964 with drawings of Godzilla in battle with squadrons of fighter jets.   Fellow first graders were my early collectors for these scenes of chaos; all free for the asking.   At the time, no one knew I'd rather draw cars and castles, but the Godzilla drawings were so popular and made my friends so happy, I couldn't resist.   When I was ten years old, my parents (AKA Santa Claus) gave me a microscope for Christmas.   The entire process of using the microscope fascinated me; the lens that had two settings, the little rectangular glass slides, even the gray metal...more
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Still working on it.

March 7th, 2015

NOT finished yet. But here you can see what I am working on; the soft focus with the sharp focus in the foreground. I used a lot of gel medium to get the soft image, and I think I can make it work. 

Experimenting

February 28th, 2015

Trying something new; a lot of layers using gel medium...to enhance softness; fuzziness. To date, I have not used much of this in my work, as I have been fascinated by hard edges. I still am, but I am attempting to combine the two together. I thin... 

TV appearance on Fox 31 Denver

December 27th, 2014

Click on the link below for my appearance on Fox 31 Denver's "Good Day Colorado" Or here: http://youtu.be/-ktbD_bnX8k 

New Painting added

January 10th, 2013

My New Year's Resolution is to keep this site updated! I have been juggling three different sites, and to be honest, one of them was causing me so much grief that I just stopped trying to keep up altogether. No more. Today I have added this new pa... 

Painted Violin Event March 20th

February 19th, 2011

The Painted Violin Auction is March 20th. This will be an exciting event and I am looking forward to it. This will benefit the Denver Youth Orchestra. Seventeen painted violins will be auctioned that evening. I also posted a commissioned piece ... 

Hey everyone, It's been awhile since I've updated any of my websites. I am going to try and keep this one updated the most, since it's the most visited. Anway, the latest news is that I have been invited to participate in the 2011 Painted Violin P...