This started as a watercolor painting of an old face. I scanned it into the computer and erased much of the face. I printed it back out and used a ball point pen to draw gears in the background. I scanned it back into the computer and finished it using Photoshop. I like the contrast of the organic human face and the steel geometric gears.
As a child Frank Dixon loved to read fairy tales. At age 7 he started writing his own stories and drawing pictures to go with them. His whole life he has loved creating magical fantasy paintings. Some of his most memorable images are of his imaginary “Land of Treetch”. Treetch are walking, talking tree creatures.
Dixon studied art and illlustration at Art Center College of Design and received his MFA in fine arts from California State University at Los Angeles. His background ranges from portrait artist on the Queen Mary, to award winning graphic designer/ illustrator for NASA, to a popular art instructor in Southern California. Artists that have influenced his work include Arthur Rackham, Maxfield Parrish, N. C. Wyeth, and Brian...
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