Saturday, May 20, 2017

Original George Duke Jazz Legend Pianist Art Portrait Painting

"I Am George Duke"
18" x 24"
Acrylic on (Stretched) Canvas.
Sides are painted.
Ready to Hang.
Signed and Dated on the Verso.
2017
$650.00

Purchase here on my website @ https://www.kenjoslinjazzart.com/product-page/i-am-george-duke

This is an original acrylic art portrait painting of jazz keyboardist George Duke. From the "I Am" jazz series.

"I Am" Jazz Paintings
This is a series of portrait paintings of jazz legends. Capturing the essence of the musicians is the primary motivation. Each title of the painting starts off with "I Am" followed by the musician name.






Sunday, March 12, 2017

8 x 10 ORIGINAL AFRICAN AMERICAN JAZZ ART SILHOUETTE LADY SINGER PORTRAIT PAINTING

"Lady Sings Jazz III"
8" x 10"
Acrylic on Canvas Board.
(Must be framed).
 Signed and Dated on the Verso.
2017
(SOLD)
This is an original acrylic jazz art silhouette portrait painting of a lady musician singing. From the "Jazz Silhouette" series.
Jazz Silhouette Paintings
Silhouette painting is a way to convey drama, mystery, emotion and mood in a picture. A silhouette is defined as a view of an object or a scene consisting of the outline and a featureless interior, with the silhouetted object usually being black.
More paintings on my website @ https://www.kenjoslinjazzart.com/

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Dianne Reeves Original African American Jazz Art Portrait Singer Painting by Ken Joslin

"Dianne Reeves"
10" x 8"
Acrylic on Canvas Board
2015
(SOLD)
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is a commissioned original acrylic painting of jazz singer Dianne Reeves. From the "Women in Jazz" series.

Women in Jazz
This is a series of paintings celebrating the essence and beauty of women who have contributed to jazz music.

Marcus Miller Original Jazz Art Guitarist Bassit Acrylic Painting by Ken Joslin

"Marcus Miller"
18" x 24" x 3/4"
Acrylic on (Stretched0 Canvas
2015
(SOLD)
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is an original acrylic art painting of jazz bass guitarist Marcus Miller commissioned by one of my Facebook friends. From the "Smooth Jazz" series.

Smooth Jazz
Smooth jazz is a genre of music that grew out of jazz fusion and is influenced by jazz, R&B, funk, rock, and pop music styles (separately, or, in any combination).


Jazz Singer Original Acrylic Art Lady Silhouette Portrait Painting

"The Lady Sings Jazz"  
8" x 10" 
Acrylic on Canvas Board.
2016
(SOLD)
 Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is an acrylic jazz art silhouette portrait painting of a woman singing. From the "Jazz Silhouette" series.

Jazz Silhouette Series
Silhouette painting is a way to convey drama, mystery, emotion and mood in a picture.



John Coltrane Original Silhouette Jazz Art Saxophone Painting by Ken Joslin

"Ascension" (John Coltrane)
10" x 8"
Acrylic on Canvas Board
2015
(SOLD)
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.

This is an original acrylic painting I did from John Coltrane "Ascension" album cover. I liked the calmness and serenity of the photo. I turned it into a silhouette artwork. From the "Jazz Silhouette" series.

Jazz Silhouette Series  
Silhouette painting is a way to convey drama, mystery, emotion and mood in a picture.


Louis Armstrong Original Jazz Art Trumpet Satchmo Painting by Ken Joslin

"Satchmo's Encore"
10" x 8"
Acrylic on Canvas Board
2015
(SOLD)
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is an original acrylic jazz art painting of legendary trumpeter Louis Armstrong. From the "Jazz Legends" series.

Jazz Legends
This is a collection of paintings of some of the worlds greatest musicians in jazz. I try to capture the emotion and essence of each artwork.


Original Young Girl Jazz Art Acrylic Saxophone Music Painting

'Lil' Miss Saxy"
10" x 8"
Acrylic on Canvas Board
2015
(SOLD) 
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is an original acrylic jazz art painting of a young girl musician playing the saxophone. From the "Children in Music" series.

Children in Music
The importance of music for children gives them a better understanding of themselves. The horizons are higher when they are involved in music. Their understanding of art and the world, and how they can think and express themselves, are enhanced.

Sonny Rollins Original Jazz Art Portrait Acrylic Painting by Ken Joslin

"I Am Sonny Rollins"
24" x 18" x 3/4"
Acrylic on (Stretched) Canvas.
2015
(SOLD) 
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is an original acrylic jazz art portrait painting of saxophone legend Sonny Rollins. From the "I Am" jazz series.

"I Am" Jazz Series
This is a series of portrait paintings of jazz legends. Capturing the essence of the musicians is the primary motivation. Each title of the painting starts off with "I Am" followed by the musician name.

Charles Mingus Original Acrylic Jazz Art Bassist Painting

"Too Cool Mingus"
10" x 8"
Acrylic on Canvas Board
2013
(SOLD)
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is an original acrylic jazz art painting of bassist legend Charles Mingus. From the "Jazz Legends" series.

Jazz Legends
This is a collection of paintings of some of the worlds greatest musicians in jazz. I try to capture the emotion and essence of each artwork.

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Wes Montgomery Original African American Art Jazz Silhouette Music Guitar Painting

"Wes Bumpin"
8" x 10"
Acrylic on Canvas Board
2016
(SOLD)
Please visit my website @ www.kenjoslinjazzart.com for more paintings.
 
This is an original acrylic jazz art silhouette painting of jazz legend guitarist Wes Montgomery. From the "Jazz Silhouette" series.

Jazz Silhouette
Silhouette painting is a way to convey drama, mystery, emotion and mood in a picture. A silhouette is defined as a view of an object or a scene consisting of the outline and a featureless interior, with the silhouetted object usually being black.