Original Acrylic on Canvas

18 x 24 x 1.75″

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Brown Blue and Purple are some of my favorite combinations. This boxer might be lying on a soft cushion but he is alert and primed to go into action. Can you feel that he is a firmly muscled sleek guy not soft and fluffy?

I used shades of brown with purple blue and orange glazes for this guy, and combinations of purple for the pillow. The background is a very deep purple. This piece will blend in a neutral toned space but bring energy to the room. — Donald Ryker


Donald Ryker has been painting since his teens. He was inspired to begin painting when he discovered he could use a hard hat on his head to direct his brush. He has lived his life with cerebral palsy and was thrilled to find an outlet for his creativity and a way to communicate his love of life, and his message to people that anyone can accomplish things in life if they are creative and persistent; there is always a way to find the positive in life. Ryker's paintings reflect his joy in life, and his desire to connect. His artwork inspires others with his choice of color and ability to draw in his viewer.


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